As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. variable, whimsical, Fs. 86, Vápn. 1. Fas. ii. 7.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚱᚴ-ᛒᚱᛁᚢᛏᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Vápnfirðinga Saga. (D. II.)
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