As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a cliff projecting into the forvað, where the rider has to wade through water, Fbr. 45, Vm. 107.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱ-ᚢᛅᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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