As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- f. trial of one’s temper, vexation, annoyance; ferr svá um mörg mál, þótt menn hafi ~ af, although they try men’s tempers.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛅᛒᚱᛅᚢᚾ
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