As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a twelve-fathom square, Ám. 22; fylgir þar tólffeðmings skurðr torfs, Dipl. iii. 6, iv. 12.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᛚᚠ-ᚠᛁᚦᛘᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Auðunnar-máldagi. (J. I.)
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
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