As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- erma-þröngr (erma-þrǫngr)
- adj. with tight sleeves.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, erma-þröngr may be more accurately written as erma-þrǫngr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚱᛘᛅ-ᚦᚱᚢᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements