As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a spoiler; spillir bauga, Fm., Lex. Poët.; skálda-spillir, q. v.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛒᛁᛚᛚᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fafnis-mál. (A. II.)
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.
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