As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a kind of shaft with a cord, Sks. 389, Fms. vi. 77, Ó. H. 217, Hallfred.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛒᛏᛁ-ᚠᛚᛁᛏᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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