As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
beiskr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) bitter, acrid (~ drykkr);
- 2) exasperated, angry (hón varð beisk við);
- 3) painful, sore (~ bruni).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛁᛋᚴᚱ
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