As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
asni Old Norse word can mean:
- a, m., Lat. asinus, an ass, Mart. 131, Fas. iii. 416, Band. 12, = asellus, 1812. 16.
- COMPDS: asnahöfuð, asnakjálki.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛋᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Banda-manna Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Martinus Saga. (F. III.)
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