As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [A. S. and Engl. mist], a mist, a freq. word in Icel. although not recorded in old writers; þoka (fog) and mistr are distinguished.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
- frequent, frequently.
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
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