As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- a. falling slack like a fishing-line; fara ~ fyrir e-m, to give in.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᚦᛒᛁᚢᚴᚱ
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