As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [máligr], prattle, much talking, Fms. iii. 148, Orkn. 464, Greg. 25.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛚᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Gregory. (F. II.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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