As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. mild, gentle, Sks. 229 B, H. E. i. 457.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛚᛏ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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