As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a blind or hidden peg, of pegs used to pin planks together edgeways, serving the same purpose as tongue and groove, Edda 232.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᛁᚾᛏᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
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