As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a kind of seal, the smallest species, Sks. 177: as a nickname, Sturl.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛘᛘᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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