As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ljúflingr Old Norse word can mean:
- m. [Germ. liebling], a ‘loveling,’ an elf, fairy, freq. in mod. usage, Maurer’s Volks.
- COMPDS: ljúflingslag, ljúflingsmál.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚢᚠᛚᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.