As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. shame, blushing, Al. 80, 104, Th. 78.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛅᛘᛘ-ᚠᚢᛚᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Theophilus. (F. III.)
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