As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a monster, the husband of the ogress Grýla (q. v.), Maurer’s Volks.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛒᛒᛅ-ᛚᚢᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.