As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. lying, untruthful, Nj. 73, 78, Post. 645. 65, Anecd.; ólyginn sagði mér! Piltr og Stúlka 34.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Anecdoton. (H. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Postula Sögur. (F. III.)
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