As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [A. S. sôl-monað = February], the sun-month, Rb. 104, Edda i. 512 (also sel-mánuðr); in the Northern Calendar it is the third month in the summer, and begins this year (1872) on the 24th of June, see Icel. Almanack.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛚ-ᛘᛅᚾᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)