As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a female elf, Fas. i. 32, Bær. 2, Art. 146.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᚠᚴᚢᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Artus-kappa Sögur. (G. II.)
- Bærings Saga. (G. II.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
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