As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. joyless, joy-bereft, Vkv. 11 (29?); mér viljalaussi, Gkv. 2. 9: árna viljalauss á vegum, Gg. 7.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛚᛁᛅ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grógaldr. (A. II.)
- Guðrúnar-kviða. (A. II.)
- Völundar-kviða. (A. II.)
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