As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a cord of bast, Eg. 579.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᛋᛏ-ᛚᛁᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)