As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a turf-cutter, Landn. 283, (mod. torf-ljár.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱᚠ-ᛋᚴᛁᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
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