As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. catching wild swans, Landn. 270, Vm. 69; álptveiðar skip, 68.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛒᛏ-ᚢᛁᛁᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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