Old Norse Dictionary - glögg-þekkni

Meaning of Old Norse word "glögg-þekkni" (or glǫgg-þekkni) in English.

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

glögg-þekkni (glǫgg-þekkni)
f. a clear sight, Sks. 559 B.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, glögg-þekkni may be more accurately written as glǫgg-þekkni.

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

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Works & Authors cited:

Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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