As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a tent-stead, baiting-place where to pitch a tent, Eg. 275, Fms. v. 286; kirkja á tjaldstað ok hrossa-beit, Pm. 38.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛅᛚᛏ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Pétrs-máldagi. (J. I.)
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