Dauða-sök

Old Norse Dictionary - dauða-sök

Meaning of Old Norse word "dauða-sök" in English.

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

dauða-sök
f. a cause for death, a deed deserving death, Fms. i. 48, iii. 20, vi. 383.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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