As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. listening to talk, credulous, easily swayed (not in a good sense), Nj. 102, Bjarn. 21, Eg. 254.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᛚ-ᚼᛚᚢᚦᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarnar Saga. (D. II.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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