Old Norse Dictionary - görninga-stakkr

Meaning of Old Norse word "görninga-stakkr" (or gǫrninga-stakkr) in English.

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

görninga-stakkr (gǫrninga-stakkr)
m. an enchanted jacket, Fs. 33.

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

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

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Works & Authors cited:

Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
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