As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a pieball horse, i. e. black and white [see skjóttr]; skjóna, u, f. of a mare.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᚢᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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