- tjöruspann (tjǫruspann)
- tjöruspann, n. Tjærespand, Spand Tjære;ef eitt tjöruspann skortir, þá liggja þarvið 6 aurar. Frost. 7, 17.
Part of speech: n
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, tjöruspann may be more accurately written as tjǫruspann.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛏᛁᚯᚱᚢᛋᛕᛆᚿᚿ
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.