As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a giant, a male troll, Fas. iii. 178.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᚢᛚᛚ-ᚴᛅᚱᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
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