As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. chastising the body; m. í vökum, föstum ok klæða-búnaði, hann gékk opt berfættr um nætr í snjóum ok frostum, Bs. i. 83.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛁᚾᛚᛅᛏ-ᛋᛅᛘᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
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