As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the sheath of an ear of corn before it opens, Edda ii. 491.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᛏ-ᛒᛚᛅᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)