As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. lethargy. sírnu-ligr, adj. sleepy, Björn; hence prob. sírnir, m`. the name of a giant, Edda, Ísl. ii. (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᚱᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biörn Halldórsson.
- Edda. (C. I.)