As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
sam-hringja Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. d, to peal with two or more bells; var samhringt et þríðja sinn, Hom. 69, Bs. i. 847, Mar.
- 2. u, f. a kind of bell, Bs. i. 132.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᛘ-ᚼᚱᛁᚾᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
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