As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. ‘mis-happy,’ i. e. of unequal happiness, one having too much and another too little, Grett. 161.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋ-ᛋᛅᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
Works & Authors cited:
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
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