As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a whip, Sturl. iii. 105; keyris-högg, 117; keyris-vöndr, a ‘whip-wand,’ Grág. ii. 295.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᚢᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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