As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. ill-tempered, Nj. 32, Korm. 142, Boll. 352, Skíða R. 62.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛅᛒ-ᛁᛚᛚᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bolla-þáttr. (D. V.)
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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