As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
svarfa Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v. to upset (Þorgils ~ði taflinu);
- refl., ~st, to be turned upside down (taflit ~ðist); s. um, to cause a great tumult, make havoc (H. ~ðist þar um).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛅᚱᚠᛅ
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