As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv. swiftly, quickly, Nj. 130, Fms. vi. 31, vii. 342: soon, skaltú nú ok vita s., Ld. 50; sofna s., 156.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᚢᛏ-ᛚᛁᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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