As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. shiftlessness, confusion, foolishness, Sturl. iii. 315, Stj. 78, Al. 101.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛅᚦ-ᛚᛁᚢᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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