As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. hearth-stone in a forge; er hann hafði þau (viz. the bones) niðrgrafit undir sína aflhellu, Þiðr. 95.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠᛚ-ᚼᛁᛚᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)
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