As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the cloud of dust seen afar off above a body of horsemen, Fms. vi. 411, vii. 68, Al. 31, Fas. i. 497.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚢ-ᚱᛁᚢᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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