As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. pl. foul language, libel, Nj. 64, Boll. 360, Karl. 509.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛚ-ᚢᚱᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bolla-þáttr. (D. V.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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