As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
banaþúfa Old Icelandic word can mean:
- f. a knoll that causes one’s death;
- hníga við banaþúfu, to die;
- drepa fótum við banaþúfu, to stumble against or over a fatal knoll.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚾᛅᚦᚢᚠᛅ
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