As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a slip-knot (mod. kappmella), Karl. 161, Fms. v. 288, Sd. 169, Mar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛘ-ᛋᚾᛅᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- Svarfdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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