As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. one’s mother’s sister’s daughter, a female cousin, Am. 52; systrungu Oddkötlu, Sturl. i. 132 C; hón var s. Úlfeiðar, 109 C; ef þær eru bræðrungur eða systrungur eða nánari, Grág. i. 346.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛋᛏᚱᚢᚾᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-mál. (A. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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