As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a ‘ready-chair,’ easy-chair (?), Fms. v. 234, 332, Ísl. ii. 418, Bs. i. 506.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛁᛁᚦᚢ-ᛋᛏᚢᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.