As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
góð-vili Old Norse word can mean:
- a, m. good-will, Eg. 411, Fms. i. 74, 281, Sturl. i. 210; friðr á jörðu og mönnum góðvili, Luke ii. 14, in the text of 1540, but góðr vili (in two words) in the later texts.
- COMPDS: góðviljafullr, góðviljamaðr, góðviljamikill.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚦ-ᚢᛁᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.