As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a slab or ledge of tufa, used of a slippery place in a river where the gravel has been washed away and the tufa underneath laid bare, Nj. 83.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢ-ᚼᛁᛚᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Njála. (D. II.)
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