As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a cow’s value, Grág. i. 145, 502, Fb. i. 524; kúgildis-hestr, -hross, a horse worth a k., Vm. 136, 149; kúgildis skaði, the loss of a cow’s value, Grág. i. 130.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢ-ᚴᛁᛚᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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