As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. happy, wealthy, blissful; svá sælligt setr, Ls. 43; hann sagði sælligra (more blessed) vera at gefa enn þiggja, 655 xvi. B. 2; þetta er ok sælligra, Hom. 28.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᛚ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Loka-senna. (A. I.)
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