As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a lying with the gangway shot out, Grág. i. 92, Hkr. ii. 213.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚴᚴᛁᚢ-ᛚᛅᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)