As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
skota Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. u, f. a nickname, Fms. x. 123.
- 2. að, = skotra, to shove, with dat., Edda (in a verse); marr skotar knerri, Hallfred.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
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