As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. afraid in the dark, Grett. 126, Gísl. 151.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚱᚴ-ᚠᛅᛚᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
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