As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- a. slow, tardy, slow at work; difficult to pass (brú var á Álptá, ok var seinfœrt yfir).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᛁᚾᚠᚢᚱᚱ
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