As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [svartr], n black cloud; skuggi eða s., Fms. v. 172, vii. 163; sé sorti fyrir augu þeim, Nj. 21; sorti á sólu, Rb. 108.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᚱᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
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