Old Norse Dictionary - aleigu-sök

Meaning of Old Norse word "aleigu-sök" (or aleigu-sǫk) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

aleigu-sök (aleigu-sǫk)
f., Hkr. ii. 163.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, aleigu-sök may be more accurately written as aleigu-sǫk.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛁᛁᚴᚢ-ᛋᚢᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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Works & Authors cited:

Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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