As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to branch; k. saman, Bs. i. 314: but esp. dep. kvíslask, to branch out, of a tree, lineage, stream, etc., Fms. v. 347, Fs. 146, Sks. 441, 609.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᛋᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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