As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- nögl (nǫgl)
- f. a nail; see nagl.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nögl may be more accurately written as nǫgl.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᚴᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements