As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a tilt, tournament, Fms. viii. 158, Fas. i. 369, Mag. 8, Þiðr. 24, 36; a for. word, which appears in the 12th or 13th century.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱᚾᛁᛘᛁᚾᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Magus Saga. (G. II.)
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.