- stífla, f. Dæmning, = dammr; gerðu þarí árósinum stíflu með viðum ok torfiok stífldu svá uppi vatnit Flat. II, 2803;hann á at gera stíflor í engi því, efhann vill, ok grafa engi sítt til okveita svá vatn á engit Grg. II, 957.
Part of speech: f
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᛏᛁᚠᛚᛆ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.
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