As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. hammering, Sturl. iii. 256; mod. also banga, að, [Scot. and North. E. to bang], to hammer.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- North. E.
- Northern English.
Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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