As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. ‘end-long,’ from one end to another; eptir endilangri mörkinni, Eg. 58; með endilöngum bekkjum, along the benches, Nj. 220; útlaga fyrir endilangan Noreg, 368, Fms. iv. 319, Grett. 97: as adverb. phrases, ‘endwise,’ opp. to ‘across,’ at endilöngum skipum, Fms. vii. 94; um endilangan, Stj. 290; um endilangt, Bs. i. 644; at endilöngu, El. 32.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚾᛏᛁ-ᛚᛅᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Elis Saga. (G. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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