As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. tongue, speech; mjúkt t., Fms. i. 283; hefir því t. ekki ómjúkligt, ii. 60; málit görisk af blæstrinum, tungubragðinu ok skipan varranna, Skálda 170.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚾᚴᚢ-ᛒᚱᛅᚴᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
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