As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. senseless, without understanding, Sks. 246 B: a brute, s. skepna, 45.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛚᚾᛁᚾᚴᛅᚱ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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