As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a chip, a cut-off piece; hann hafði í hendi af spjótbroti lítinn kurf, Karl. 329: flugu kurfarnir yfir höfuð þeim, Art. 82.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚱᚠᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Artus-kappa Sögur. (G. II.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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