As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [Engl. spoke], a thin board or deal.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛒᛅᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements