As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
stirðna Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v.
- 1) to become stiff, stiffen; stirðanaðr af elli, stiff with age;
- 2) to become severe (veðr tók at s.); of the temper, to become harsh (þeir tóku mjök at s. við hann).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛁᚱᚦᚾᛅ
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