As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. moon-shine, Ad. 5, Nj. 118, Grett. 114, Fms. ix. 357, passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚾᚴᛚ-ᛋᚴᛁᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Arinbjarnar-drápa. (A. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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