As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the shield-strap (mid. H. G. scilt-vezzel, Gr. τελαμών), Bjarn. 36, Sks. 407.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛅᛚᛏᛅᚱ-ᚠᛁᛏᛁᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
- mid. H. G.
- middle High German.
Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarnar Saga. (D. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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