As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. farm-buildings, homestead, Gísl. 38, Bs. i. 144, Fas. iii. 15.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᚼᚢᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
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