As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the float or quill of a net, Jb. 317, Grág. ii. 358: metaph. strips of meadow land = fit, Róm. 310.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)
- Rómverja Saga. (E. II.)