As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- f. a human being who travels in the shape of an animal; a witch that goes in ham-farir.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᛘᚼᛚᛁᚢᛒᛅ
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