As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- n. ‘strait-room’ (a place before a ship’s lypting).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛅᛒᛒᛅᚱᚢᛘ
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