As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a bow in a bent state; taka boga af benzlum, to unbend a bow, Str. 44.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚾᛋᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)
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