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I was recently re-watching Avengers: Infinity War and I noticed that when Spider-Man, Ironman, Dr. Strange and the GoTG try to pull the gauntlet off of Thanos' hand, there is some sort of inscription on the gauntlet.

Below is a photo of it (pardon me if the image isn't very clear):

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What does this inscription mean?

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    "FRONT TOWARD ENEMY" – Valorum Jan 19 at 11:44
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    @Valorum or maybe - "If found, return to Thanos" :P – Shreedhar Jan 19 at 11:47
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    "I'm with stupid " in Dwarvish script. – Valorum Jan 19 at 12:12
  • "Wraithguard" - Kagrenac – Jared Smith Jan 19 at 22:58
  • "No Step" – Valorum Jan 20 at 9:51
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The "writing" appears to be a simple repeating pattern. As you can see from the images below (showing the film prop used in Infinity War), the pattern on the side is a repetition of the pattern on the top and other side of the gauntlet.

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The Gauntlet Prop From 'Infinity War' Is More Terrifying IRL

and

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Infinity War

and this image which shows your screenshot more clearly.

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Infinity War

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    I had to triple check to fully recognise that it's indeed that pattern on the blurry picture. – Clockwork Jan 19 at 12:15
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    @Clockwork - The rivets make it look more like writing – Valorum Jan 19 at 12:22
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    @Valorum There's a joke in there about making the movie more riveting but I can't think of it right now. – Peter M Jan 19 at 14:00
  • @Valorum thanks for pointing it out. It did seem like some elvish engraving in the beginning though 🙄 I always thought that since the Dwarves made it, they put some sort of signature/inscription just like they did on Mjolnir – Shreedhar Jan 21 at 15:06

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