As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
kreppingr Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. m. a handful, Eg. 10.
- 2. m. a bird, the creeper (?), Edda (Gl.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛁᛒᛒᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
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