As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the fourth political subdivision (þing) of Norway, founded by St. Olave, cp. O. H. L. 23, and Munch’s Geography of Norway.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚱᚴᛅᚱ-ᚦᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- O. H. L.
- Ólafs Saga Helga Legendaria. (E. I.)