As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. iron-bearing, the ordeal of carrying hot iron, mid. Lat. ferrum candens, for references see bera A. III. 1.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛅᚱᚾ-ᛒᚢᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
- mid. Lat.
- middle Latin.
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