As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
afvirða Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-rða, -rðr), v.
- 1) to disgrace, dishonour (~ náunga sinn);
- ~ fyrir e-m, to throw a slur on one;
- 2) to detest, abhor (~ ódáðirnar);
- refl., ~st, to think it unworthy of oneself, with infin.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠᚢᛁᚱᚦᛅ
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