As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. an outer-gown, Ám. 1; prestar skrýddir yfirsloppum, H. E. i. 473, Stat. passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᛋᛚᚢᛒᛒᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Auðunnar-máldagi. (J. I.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
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