As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
bitr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (acc. bitran), a.
- 1) biting, snapping (~ naðra);
- 2) cutting, sharp (bitrt sverð);
- 3) painful, bitter (~ tregi).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛏᚱ
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