As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. guileless, Merl. 2. 81; n. tállaust, as adverb, forsooth, verily, Fms. ix. (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᛚ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Merlinus Spa. (A. III.)
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