Fylkis-konungrOld Norse Dictionary - fylkis-konungr
Meaning of Old Norse word "fylkis-konungr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the king or chief of a shire, Fms. iv. 140, x. 272, passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᛚᚴᛁᛋ-ᚴᚢᚾᚢᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)