As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
tor-velda Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. d, to make difficulties; t. e-t fyrir e-m, Ld. 238.
- 2. u, f. a difficulty, Rb. 336. torvelda-laust, adj. without difficulties, Bs. i. 307.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱ-ᚢᛁᛚᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
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