As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ysta Old Norse word can mean:
- t, [ostr], to curdle; ysta mjólk, to curdle milk, in making cheese or ‘skyr.’
- 2. impers., mjólkina ystir, the milk curdles, or,
- 3. reflex., þat ystisk sem mjólk, Pr. 472.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛋᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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