As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [marr = sea], a kind of fish, cottus scorpius. Norse martulk, Edda (Gl.), Eggert Itin. 359.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚱ-ᚴᚾᚢᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Itinerarium or Travels of Eggert Ólafsson, 1772.
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