As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
tangi Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) a point projecting into the sea;
- 2) the pointed end by which the blade is driven into the handle (sverðit brast í tanganum).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚾᚴᛁ
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