As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. high-shafted, of an axe; breiðöx b., Bs. i. 658.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚱ-ᛋᚴᛁᛒᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)