As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [Dan. tæve], a dam, mother, of a dog, cat.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚠᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements