As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. anguish, affliction, Hrafn. 17, Bs. i. 184, Ísl. ii. 417, Rom. ii. 9, n. T., Vídal.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚱᛁᛚᛚᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Hrafnkels Saga. (D. II.)
- N. T.
- New Testament.
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