As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- n. female monster, ogress, giantess; opt eru flögð í fögru skinni, oft lurks a witch under a fair skin.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛅᚴᚦ
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