As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- pp. n., e-m verðr ~ um e-t, one has bad luck (fails) in a thing.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠᛅᚢᚦᛁᛏ
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