As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [svíri], a kind of coarse necktie (?); hence svirguls-ligr, adj. coarse, bulky.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛁᚱᚴᚢᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements