As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a staff-taper, Str. 6, 46, Karl. 86.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛅᚠ-ᚴᛁᚱᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)
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