As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
hrífa Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f. a rake, Eb. 258, Fms. iii. 207, Háv. 47.
- COMPDS: hrífutindr, hrífuskapt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚱᛁᚠᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Hávarðar Saga. (D. II.)
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