As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
skálm Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (pl. -ir), f.
- 1) prong (tók hann birkirapt ok reiddi um öxl, svá at hann hélt um ~irnar);
- 2) beanpod (bauna-~ir);
- 3) short sword.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛅᛚᛘ
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