As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the ‘crack of doom,’ the Last Day, Hkv. 2. 39.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛏᛅᚱ-ᚱᚢᚠ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Helga-kviða Hundingsbana. (A. II.)
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