As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
tjasna Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f. [akin to Engl. tassel?], an old obscure word; the pegs by which lists for battle were marked off were called ‘tjösnur,’ for the description see Korm. 86.
- COMPDS: tjösnublót, eikintjasna.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛅᛋᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)
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