As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a shelter, MS. 4. 12: a shed, passim in mod. usage. skýlis-hús, n. a shed, D. n. iv. 370.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- D. N.
- Diplomatarium Norvagicum. (J. II.)