As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the tip of a bow, where the string is fastened, Al. 142, Fas. ii. 88.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚴᛅ-ᚼᛅᛚᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)