As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the christening of infants, K. Þ. K. 14. barnskírnar-orð, n. pl. formula in b., 655 xi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚱᚾ-ᛋᚴᛁᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- K. Þ. K.
- Kristinn-réttr Þorláks ok Ketils = Kristinna-laga-þáttr. (B. I.)
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