As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
tengsl Old Icelandic word can mean:
- n. pl.
- 1) the ropes or fastenings by which ships were bound together during battle (höggva ~in á skipum sínum);
- 2) ties of affinity.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚾᚴᛋᛚ
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