As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. faltering, hik-laust, n. adj. without wavering; see hvika.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements