As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. kindling fire, Nj. 194: metaph., 625. 74, Mork. 7.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛏ-ᚴᚢᛁᚢᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Morkinskinna. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)