As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
flaka Old Norse word can mean:
- ð, to gape, esp. of wounds; f. sundr af sárum, Fas. iii. 485; flakti frá síðan, ii. 139.
- β. to flap, be loose, of garments etc.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛅᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
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