As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- or tor-velligr, adj. ‘hard to wield,’ hard, difficult, Nj. 122, FmS. vii. 257, Ísl. ii. 223, Greg. 62, MS. 656 C. 24.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱ-ᚢᛁᛚᛏᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Gregory. (F. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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