As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. used adv. across a horse’s back.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᚢᛁᚱ-ᛒᛅᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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