As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a bird, the nightingale (?), a απ. λεγ., Edda (Gl.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛏᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- απ. λεγ.
- απαξ. λεγόμενον.
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
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