As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- a. sinking deep in the snow (var svá mikill snjór, at allt var kafhleypt).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚠᚼᛚᛁᚢᛒᚱ
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