As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. (qs. ör-mæða), distress, toil, Fas. i. 405, Bs. i. 849.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱ-ᛘᛅᚦᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)