As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
tjald Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) tent, on land or on ships, esp. when in harbour; bregða tjöldum, to take down (strike) the tents;
- 2) hangings, tapestry.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛅᛚᛏ
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