As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- mod. speldi, n. a square tablet; gluggar, ok snúin fyrir speld, Nj. 114; undir söðulfjölinni sprettir hann upp speldi, tekr þar upp bréfit, Sturl. iii. 295: a tablet to write on, ríta á speldi, Fas. ii. 551.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛒᛁᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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