As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. adj. name of a metre, a verse containing eight lines, each being a separate sentence, Edda (Ht.) 125.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛏᛏ-ᛘᛅᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Hátta-tal. (C. I.)
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