As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a ‘burrow’ or shieling in which sheep are kept in the east of Icel., vide Eggert Itin. ch. 816.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛅᚱ-ᛒᚢᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Itinerarium or Travels of Eggert Ólafsson, 1772.