As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- = várkynna, Norske Saml. v. 119. varn-kynd = várkynd, Norske Saml. v. 123, 141.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᚱᚾ-ᚴᚢᚾᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements