As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a day’s mowing, an Icel. acre field, measuring 900 square fathoms (Icel. fathom = about 2 yards), to be mown by a single man in a day, Dipl. v. 28, Ísl. ii. 349.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚴ-ᛋᛚᛅᛏᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
Works & Authors cited:
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
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