As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
yfir-sjón Old Norse word can mean:
- f. a survey; skoðan ok y., Dipl. iii. 4, Fms. v. 245, Sks. 359 B.
- 2. an oversight, blunder, passim in mod. usage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᛋᛁᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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