As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a sausage, Orkn. (in a verse), still in use in the east of Icel., [cp. grupa = to hatch or grind, Ivar Aasen.]
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛁᚢᛒᛅᚾ
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:
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)