As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- eiki-köstr (eiki-kǫstr)
- m. a pile of oak-wood, Gh. 20.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, eiki-köstr may be more accurately written as eiki-kǫstr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚴᛁ-ᚴᚢᛋᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Guðrúnar-hefna. (A. II.)