As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a kind of spear, Grett. 121, Fs. 64.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛅᚦᚱ-ᛋᛒᛁᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)