As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [Lat. word], marble, Stj. 46, Róm. 342, Sks. 188, Bs. ii. 103; marmara-grjót, -steinar, slabs of marble, Symb. 57, Str. 5, Karl, 14.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚱᛘᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Rómverja Saga. (E. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)
- Symbolae. (H. IV.)
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