As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a scaur or scar on a hill, Anal. 177, Ann. 1403, Hkr. iii. 323.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛅᚱᚴ-ᛋᚴᚢᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Analecta. (D. II.)
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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