As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [Germ. baum-wolle], ‘wood-wool’ cotton, Al. 166.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᚴᛅᚱ-ᚢᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
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