As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. chafing at the mél, champing the bit, epithet of a steed, Akv. 3, 4, 13. The poët. compds
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛚ-ᚴᚱᛁᚢᛒᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-kviða. (A. II.)
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