As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a beer-tun, barrel of beer, Bs. i. 389.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚢᚱ-ᛏᚢᚾᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
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