As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv. lightly, easily, Fms. i. 85, viii. 78, Stj. 17: civilly, Stj. 209, Barl. 119: lightly, of dress, Ld. 46: readily, Eg. 200: may be, perhaps, Stj.; léttliga hvergi, 16, 24, 35, 112; léttliga at, may be that, 47, 59, 106, 122, 126, 159, 400, Fb. i. 376.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛏᛏ-ᛚᛁᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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