As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the milk of sheep and cattle, on a farm also more usually called málnyt or málnyta, Jb. 375, Hkr. i. 110.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢ-ᚾᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)