As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
sorp Old Norse word can mean:
- n. sweepings, from houses, the floor, etc., Ísl. ii. 367; bera sorp á eld, Fbr. 168; haninn rótar haugi í, og hittir perlu í sorp í því, a ditty.
- COMPDS: sorphaugr, sorphæna, sorptrog.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᚱᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)
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