As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [Swed. grässhoppa; Dan. græshoppe], a grasshopper, locust, Matth. iii. 4, Exod. x.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚾᚴᛁ-ᛋᛒᚱᛁᛏᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements