As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a bed-covering, quilt, Sir. 5, 22, Vm. 93,—in the last passage of a winding-sheet or pall; á. kápa, Vm. 67.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᛒᚱᛁᛁᛋᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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