As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj., compar. much stranger; verða y., to get the upper hand, Karl. 349, Bs. i. 804.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᛋᛏᛁᚱᚴᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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