As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. adj.; e-m er ekki s., to be sleepless, Nj. 210, Fms. iv. 336, Al. 73.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛁᚠᚾ-ᛋᛅᛘᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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