As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. stout in the waist, Grett. 135, Fms. iii. 96.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚦ-ᛏᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
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