As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a cow at heat; kýr yxna, kú yxna, Grág. i. 426, Stj. 250, and in mod. usage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛋᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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