As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- eski-stöng (eski-stǫng)
- f. an ashen pole, Róm. 232.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, eski-stöng may be more accurately written as eski-stǫng.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛋᚴᛁ-ᛋᛏᚢᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Rómverja Saga. (E. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.