As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a snow-drift, snow raised by the wind, = snjó-fok or skaf-kafald, Hkr. iii. 138.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚾᛁᚢ-ᛏᚱᛁᚠ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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