As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. quick to acquire good manners, Sks. 264: as an epithet to a king, gallant, Ó. H. (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᚦ-ᚾᛅᛘᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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