As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. faithful, true, trusty, Nj. 83, Fs. 10, Fms. i. 141, ix. 230, xi. 246, Stj. 433, Matth. xxv. 21, passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᚢ-ᛚᚢᚾᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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