As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m., naut. term, a sail-yard, Fms. ii. 230, iii. 26, Hkr. i. 159.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛁᛏᛁ-ᛅᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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