As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a north-east wind, Eg. 87, Fms. viii. 254, Eb. 252, 328, Bs. ii. 48, Sks. 41, Fb. i. 539, Merl. 2. 44, 84.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛅᚾᛏ-ᚾᚢᚱᚦᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Merlinus Spa. (A. III.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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