As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. an altar-cloth, Hkr. iii. 81, D. I. i. 266; altara-, Fms. iii. 28, Vm. 1.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛏᛅᚱᛁᛋ-ᚴᛚᛅᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- D. I.
- Diplomatarium Islandicum. (J. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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