As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a spitting of blood, Fs. 153, Ann. 1393.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᚦ-ᛋᛒᚢᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)