As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a scrap, shred, [tafs = filings, Ivar Aasen.]
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚠᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.