As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a ‘loft-chamber,’ Fms. viii. 7, ix. 362, Stj. 204, 383, Judges iv. 23.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᛒᛏ-ᚼᚢᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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