As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a galloping, Fms. ix. 357, Gullþ. 31; um-h., a sudden turn of wind.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛚᛁᚢᛒᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Gull-Þóris Saga. (D. II.)
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