As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the mighty in riddles, the name of a giant, a kind of Northern sphinx, wise in riddles, Vþm.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᚠ-ᚦᚱᚢᚦᚾᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Vafþrúðnis-mál. (A. I.)