As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a deer’s horn used for a drinking cup, Eg. 306, 307, 551, Edda 82.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱᛋ-ᚼᚢᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
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