As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a miscreant; þjóf ok vændis-mann, Fms. ix. 380 (v. l.), Karl. 71, Róm. 184, Þorst. Síðu H. 12.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᚾᛏᛁᛋ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Rómverja Saga. (E. II.)
- Þorst. Síðu H.
- Þorsteins Saga Síðu-Hallssonar. (D. II.)
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