As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. deception of sight, Fær. 166, Fbr. 32, Ölk. 36.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋ-ᛋᚢᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)
- Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Ölkofra-þáttr. (D. II.)
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