As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a mythical word, e. g. used of a house haunted by mice or vermin as if it were under a spell, see Maurer’s Volksagen.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛁᚠᚾᚢ-ᚢᛅᚱᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- e. g.
- exempli gratia.