As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a thick fall of snow, freq. in mod. usage; mold-k. kafalds-fjúk, n. id.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚠᛅᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation