As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a difficulty; engi torveldi, Fs. 50; starf ok t., Fms. vii. 221; hver t. þar er á, Fas. i. 266: neut., meira torveldi, Stj. 326; með miklum torveldum, Fms. x. 368.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱ-ᚢᛁᛚᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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