As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a ‘tusk-chisel,’ Þjal. 8 (cp. blóð-refill).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚾᚾ-ᚱᛁᚠᛁᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Þjalar-Jóns Saga. (G. III.)
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