As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
feikn Old Norse word can mean:
- f. [A. S. fæcen], portent, Skv. 3. 31, Landn. 153 (in a verse); in compds feikna- denotes portentous, immense.
- COMPDS: feiknalið, feiknamikill, feiknaveðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛁᚴᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
Works & Authors cited:
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
- Sigurðar-kviða. (A. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.