As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a monastery, Hom., Greg., Stj., Str., Bs.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚾᚴ-ᛚᛁᚠᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Gregory. (F. II.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)
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