As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. small, insignificant, vile, Fs. 63, Þjal. 23.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛏᛁᛚ-ᛘᚢᛏᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Þjalar-Jóns Saga. (G. III.)
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