As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a pyramid or column on the horizon, intended to shew the hour of n. by the sun’s position relatively to it, Þórð. 58.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛏᛏᛘᛅᛚᛅ-ᚢᛅᚱᚦᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Þórðar Saga hreðu. (D. V.)
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