As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. pl. the Skerries at the mouth of the Gotha, Fms., Fas.; cp. álfr, p. 42.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᚠᛅᚱ-ᛋᚴᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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