Hand-krækjaskOld Norse Dictionary - hand-krækjask
Meaning of Old Norse word "hand-krækjask" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- t, recipr. to try the strength by pulling with crooked hands, Fms. vi. 203, Fs. 78 (where it is used of hooking hands together and standing in a circle as in a dance).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚾᛏ-ᚴᚱᛅᚴᛁᛅᛋᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- proper, properly.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)