As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. hard as steel, Sks., Karl. 164, Al. 40, 394.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛅᛚ-ᚼᛅᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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