Heila-köstOld Norse Dictionary - heila-köst
Meaning of Old Norse word "heila-köst" (or heila-kǫst) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- heila-köst (heila-kǫst)
- n. pl. = heilabrot.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, heila-köst may be more accurately written as heila-kǫst.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛁᛚᛅ-ᚴᚢᛋᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements