As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- a. amusing, pleasant, interesting, entertaining (þótti Kjartani skemtiligt at tala löngum við hana).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛘᛏᛁᛚᛁᚴᚱ
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