As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv. disgracefully; fara s., to be snubbed, Þórð. 44, Bret. 10, Þiðr. 244, Mag.; tala s. til e-s, to use bad language, Grett. 88.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚾᛁᚢᛒᛁ-ᛚᛁᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Breta Sögur. (G. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Magus Saga. (G. II.)
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)
- Þórðar Saga hreðu. (D. V.)
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