As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (-hjún), n. a household, family, Grág. i. 142, ii. 42, Jb. 52.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᛚᛏᛅ-ᚼᛁᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)
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