As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- pres. mel, pret. maldi, part. maliðr, to pound, bray into dust; mcl þat allt í dust, Pr. 475, freq. in mod. usage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛚᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
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