As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a rope or cord used to save men, Vm. 44.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛅᚱᚴ-ᚠᛁᛋᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)