As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- prop. an acc. from tjogr, = togr, tigr; [Swed. tiogo; Dan. tyve; Early Dan. tjuge; Norwegian kjogo]:—twenty, Sighvat, Ó. H. 233 (in a verse); else not used in Icel. except in the compd tut-tugu; but in full use in Swed. as well as in Dan.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚢᚴᚢ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
- proper, properly.
Works & Authors cited:
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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