As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
rota Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. að, to stun by a blow; rota sel, rota naut, to fell an ox: part. rotaðr, hálf-rotaðr.
- 2. að, to tan; rota skinn, to tan a skin so that the hair falls off.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.