As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. severe; s. dómr, Sks. 726; s. kváma, Hkv. 1. 47.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚱᛁᚦ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Helga-kviða Hundingsbana. (A. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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