As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the blade or flat of a rudder, Sdm. 10.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛁᚢᚱᚾᛅᚱ-ᛒᛚᛅᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Sigrdrífu-mál. (A. II.)
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