As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a scythe to mow a meadow, Korm. 40 (in a verse), (engissler, MS.); this seems to be the correct reading of the passage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚾᚴᛁᛋ-ᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)