As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a wall of fells, range of hills, Hkr. i. 8, A. A. 287 (of the Alps), Sks. 143.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛅᛚᛚ-ᚴᛅᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- A. A.
- Antiquitates Americanae. (E. II.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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