As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
týra Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. ð, to flame faintly; cp. tóra.
- 2. u, f. a faint light; ljós-týra, freq. in mod. usage.
- 2. doubtful is the passage, Ad. 8,—týru fylgðu sökk sámleit síðra brúna.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
Works & Authors cited:
- Arinbjarnar-drápa. (A. III.)