As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. = a spear-pole, Nj. 70, Sturl. i. 196 C, Fms. ix. 405, Eb. 190; spjótskapts-hali, K. Þ. K.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛒᛁᚢᛏ-ᛋᚴᛅᛒᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- K. Þ. K.
- Kristinn-réttr Þorláks ok Ketils = Kristinna-laga-þáttr. (B. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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