As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
forvitna Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v. to pry into, enquire about (~ e-t or um e-t);
- refl., ~st e-t, um e-t, til e-s, to enquire about; impers., e-n ~r e-t, one is curious to know.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᚢᛁᛏᚾᛅ
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