As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a ‘ship-room,’ berth, esp. of fishermen; veita e-m s., to take one among the crew, Sturl. i. 11.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛒ-ᚱᚢᛘ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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