As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the building of a town (fort), Stj., cp. Edda 28.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚱᚴᛅᚱ-ᛋᛘᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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