As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. eager to learn, Bs. i. 90, Eb. 44, Eg. 685, Ó. H. (pref.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛘ-ᚴᛁᛅᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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