As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. an isthmus, a strip of beach above the water at ebb tides, or on the edge of the snow, Gþl. 419, Stj. 14, Mar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛅᚾᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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