As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. an uncertain temper, Fms. vi. 355, Korm. 168, Sks. 137.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋ-ᛚᚢᚾᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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