As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n., or -skúta, u, f. a spy boat, Nj. 44, Fms. ix. 475.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛁᚢᛋᚾᛅᚱ-ᛋᚴᛁᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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