As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
inn-gangr Old Norse word can mean:
- m. = innganga, Eg. 519, Bs. i. 783.
- 2. = Lat. introitus; inngangr messunnar, Hom. (St.); Föstu-inngangr, the beginning of Lent, Bs. i. 744:—introduction, to a book etc. (mod.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚾᚾ-ᚴᛅᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
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