Hval-járnOld Norse Dictionary - hval-járn
Meaning of Old Norse word "hval-járn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a whale-iron, harpoon, Sturl. iii. 68.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᛅᛚ-ᛁᛅᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)