As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. hard to learn, Sks. 244, 265: of a person, slow to learn, opp. to næmr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱ-ᚾᛅᛘᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.