As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a north wind, Rb. 440, Sks. 40, Fms. ii. 228.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᚱᚦᛅᚾ-ᚢᛁᚾᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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