As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a standing upright, Str. 36, Greg. 48: a standing up, rising, Bs. i. 825, Sturl. iii. 12; uppstöðu-tré, a post, Ld. 316.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛒᛒ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Gregory. (F. II.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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