As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. eloquence, oratory, Clem. 33, MS. 623. 30, Edda 17, Skálda 199, FmS. ii. 242. málsnildar-list, f. rhetoric, Skálda 192.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛚ-ᛋᚾᛁᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Clements Saga. (F. III.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
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