As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a shower of missiles, Fær. 73, Fms. viii. 289.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᛏ-ᚼᚱᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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