As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [Norse talg-stein], a quarry of free-stone, Fms. v. 215, Hom. 122, D. n. iv. 82.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᛚᚴᚢ-ᚴᚱᛁᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- D. N.
- Diplomatarium Norvagicum. (J. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
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