As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a kind of box (a sketch of which see Eggert Itin. tab. viii. fig. 2), to carry peat and sods, Sturl. i. 179 C.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱᚠ-ᚴᚱᚢᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Itinerarium or Travels of Eggert Ólafsson, 1772.
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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