As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. inundation of a river, Bs. ii. 37; at present used of a s hallow ford in a river.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱ-ᛒᚱᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)