As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj.; vera s., to be one who gives good scratches, dangerous, Fb. i. 352, 566, 571, Vígl. 29.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛁᚾᚢ-ᚼᛅᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Víglundar Saga. (D. V.)
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