As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. pl. torments, 623. 35, Fms. iii. 217, Magn. 530, Bs. i. 325, ii. 107.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚱᛘ-ᚴᚢᛅᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Magnús Saga jarls. (E. II.)
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