As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a bent, inclination, desire, Stj. 70, 79: freq. in mod. eccl. usage, girndir og tilhneigingar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛚ-ᚼᚾᛁᛁᚴᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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