As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. night-quarters, Edda 28, 48, 72, Eg. 299, Grág. i. 153. náttstaðar-vitni, n. a witness about n., Js. 41.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛏᛏ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Járnsíða. (B. III.)
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