As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m., and elri, n. the alder-tree, Lat. alnus, A. S. alor, aler, Germ. erle, Edda (Gl.), Ó. H. 250, Fbr. 10.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᚱᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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