As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
hams Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) snake’s slough (ormar skriða or hamsi á vár);
- 2) husk.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᛘᛋ
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