As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. quick-spoken, ready of tongue, Bjarn. 14, Nj. 38, Ó. H. 113, 201.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᚢᛏ-ᚢᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarnar Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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