As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a stajf an ell long, Grág. ii. 339, Ld. 318. álnar-langr, adj. ell-long, Grág. ii. 359.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᚾᛅᚱ-ᚴᛁᚠᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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