As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [torf], a vile hack or beast, turfu-ligr, adj. vile, of a hack.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱᚠᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements