As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- blóð-tjörn (blóð-tjǫrn)
- f. a pool of blood, Eb. 200.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, blóð-tjörn may be more accurately written as blóð-tjǫrn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᚦ-ᛏᛁᚢᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)