As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. merciless, unforgiving, cruel, Sks. 735, Stj. 230.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋᚴᚢᚾᚾᛅᚱ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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