As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. riotous, unruly, Þórð. 23 new Ed., Nj. 86.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛋᛏᚢ-ᛘᛁᚴᛁᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Þórðar Saga hreðu. (D. V.)
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