As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
horn Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) horn (of cattle); vera harðr í h. at taka, to be hard to take by the horns, hard to deal with;
- 2) drinking-horn;
- 3) horn, trumpet (blása í h.);
- 4) corner, angle; skýtr í tvau h. um e-t, there is a great difference between; skýtr í tvau h. með okkr, we are at variance;
- 5) nook, corner (in a house).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚱᚾ
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