As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. slovenly in speaking; hón var ekki til mállöt (she was a gossip) ok sagði þeim til mart, Bjarn. 60, Mork. 38.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛚ-ᛚᛅᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarnar Saga. (D. II.)
- Morkinskinna. (E. I.)
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