As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [Lat. baculus], an episcopal staff, crozier, Fms. i. 233, iii. 168, Bs. i. 42, Vm. 68.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚴᛅᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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