As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [from smjúga; Ivar Aasen smotta], the opening for the head, in a shirt or smock-frock not open at the breast; see höfuð-smátt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛘᛅᛏᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.