As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. pl. the nostrils, Pr. 450, 472, 474, Karl. 298.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛋ-ᚱᛅᚢᚠᛅᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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