As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [Germ. maul-wurf, corrupted from molt-wurfe; North. E. moudiewarp]:—a mole.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛚᛏ-ᚢᛅᚱᛒᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- North. E.
- Northern English.