As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
gnísta Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-sta, -st), v.
- 1) g. tönnum, to gnash the teeth;
- 2) to snarl (of dogs);
- 3) ~nda frost, biting frost.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚾᛁᛋᛏᛅ
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