As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
ofsa Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v. to puff oneself up, be arrogant (o. sér til vansa);
- refl., ofsast, to grow unruly (Jupiter þótti fólkit ofsast).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛋᛅ
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