As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. big talk, Skálda 164; þit erut menn grunnsæir, ok meir gefit málróf (málhróf Ed.) en vitsmunir, Bjarn. 39. málrófs-maðr, m. a glib talker, Skálda 164.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛚ-ᚱᚢᚠ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarnar Saga. (D. II.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
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