As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a wound in the chest, Sturl. ii. 138, Ld. 140.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛁᚾᚴᚢ-ᛋᛅᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)