As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
yfir-klæði Old Norse word can mean:
- n. an over-cloth, = yfirhöfn, Sturl. ii. 231, Stj. 424, 458, 595, Fms. vi. 186; yfirklæðin Unnar blá | öll í hrukkur dregr, of the wind curling the waves, Sig. Breiðf.
- 2. a table-cloth.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᚴᛚᛅᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sig. Breiðf.
- Sigurðr Breiðfjörð.
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.