As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- and -höttr, m. and -hetta, u, f. a war-hat, Al. 78, Karl. 179, 239.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚾ-ᚼᛅᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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