As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
kvísl Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (pl. -ir), f.
- 1) branch (of a tree);
- 2) fork;
- 3) fork of a river;
- 4) pedigree of a family.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᛋᛚ
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