As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- sköfu- (skǫfu-)
- see skafa.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, sköfu- may be more accurately written as skǫfu-.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᚠᚢ-
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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