As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- f. the loop by which the tiller is worked (sitja við stýrihömlu).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚢᚱᛁᚼᛅᛘᛚᛅ
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