Grát-sökOld Norse Dictionary - grát-sök
Meaning of Old Norse word "grát-sök" (or grát-sǫk) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- grát-sök (grát-sǫk)
- f. a cause of tears, Mar. 28.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, grát-sök may be more accurately written as grát-sǫk.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛅᛏ-ᛋᚢᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)