As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. joyful news, 623. 40, Hkr. i. 73, Bs. i. 134.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚴᛁᚾ-ᛋᛅᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)