As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- f. pl. ‘blood-nights’, in the prov., ‘~ eru hverjum bráðastar’, referring to the fierce desire to revenge a homicide newly committed.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᚦᚾᛅᛏᚱ
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