As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [Lat. word], a metaphor, Skálda 160, Alg. 356: a figure of speech, Skálda 183, 211, Stj. 524.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚴᚢᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Algorismus. (H. III.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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