As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv. [Dan. over-vættes], ‘over-weighingly,’ exceedingly; y. hatt, Stj. 17; y. bjartr, Mar.; y. þungi, frjóleiki, Stj. 14, 155, 211, Th. 12.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᚢᛅᛏᛏᛁᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Theophilus. (F. III.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.