EkjaOld Norse Dictionary - ekja
Meaning of Old Norse word "ekja" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ekja Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f. [aka], a carting, carrying in a cart; tóku þá sumir til ekju, en sumir hlóðu heyinu, Eb. 260; cp. Swed. åska, vide áss [p. 46].
- COMPD: ekjuvegr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
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