As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a chatterbox, Bárð. 41 new Ed., and so in mod. usage; perh. better skrá-finnr, a book-worm.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚱᛅᚠ-ᚠᛁᚾᚾᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bárðar Saga. (D. V.)
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