As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. adj., in the phrase, e-m verðr s., to lose one’s temper, Eb. 198, Ísl. ii. 321, Þorf. Karl. 220, Grett. 116.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛅᛒ-ᚠᛅᛏᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Þorf. Karl.
- Þorfinns Saga Karlsefnis. (D. II.)
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