As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the covering of a bench, Fms. vii. 307, Js. 78.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚴᚴ-ᚴᛚᛅᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Járnsíða. (B. III.)
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