As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a flight, Rd. 312: a running before the wind, beint u.: in the phrase, það er hægt undanhaldit.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚾᛏᛅᚾ-ᚼᛅᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Reykdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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