Bein-stökkullOld Norse Dictionary - bein-stökkull
Meaning of Old Norse word "bein-stökkull" (or bein-stǫkkull) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- bein-stökkull (bein-stǫkkull)
- m. a sprinkle (stökkull) of bone, Am. 105.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, bein-stökkull may be more accurately written as bein-stǫkkull.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛁᚾ-ᛋᛏᚢᚴᚴᚢᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-mál. (A. II.)