Hnykka-stafrOld Norse Dictionary - hnykka-stafr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hnykka-stafr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a kind of peg, = hnakkr, Ld. 116.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚾᚢᚴᚴᛅ-ᛋᛏᛅᚠᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)