As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [Germ. lägel; Scot. leglin; prob. not from lögr, but through Germ. or Scot. from Lat. lagena]:—a cask, Stj. 128, 367, 388, Mar. 195, Sams. 28, freq. in mod. usage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚴᛁᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
Works & Authors cited:
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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