As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. early awake, early rising; var hann kveldsvæfr ok myrginvakr, Eg. 3 (Cod. Wolph.); inn morginvakri, a nickname, Edda 98 (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚱᚴᚢᚾ-ᚢᛅᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)