As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a hand-rail, of a staircase or the like, Fms. viii. 375 (of a bridge), Sks. 414.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚾᛏ-ᚱᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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