As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- fjöru-grjót (fjǫru-grjót)
- n. the gravel on the beach, Fms. ii. 93, Fas. ii. 112.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, fjöru-grjót may be more accurately written as fjǫru-grjót.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚢᚱᚢ-ᚴᚱᛁᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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