As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the handle of an oar, Glúm. 395, Sturl. iii. 68.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱᛅᚱ-ᚼᛚᚢᛘᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Víga-Glúms Saga. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)