As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a ship’s timbers; nú bera menn skipviðu eða draga langviðu, N. G. L. i. 65: of a wreck, Grág. ii. 387; sumir fylgðu skipviðum ok komu allir lifandi til lands, 656 C. 22.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛒ-ᚢᛁᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.