As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- verð-gjöf (verð-gjǫf)
- f. a giving a meal, K. Þ. K. 88.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, verð-gjöf may be more accurately written as verð-gjǫf.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚱᚦ-ᚴᛁᚢᚠ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- K. Þ. K.
- Kristinn-réttr Þorláks ok Ketils = Kristinna-laga-þáttr. (B. I.)