As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. ‘brown-bell,’ name of an insect found in stagnant pools, Eggert Itin. § 600.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚾ-ᚴᛚᚢᚴᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Itinerarium or Travels of Eggert Ólafsson, 1772.