As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- íll-kykvendi, n. an evil beast, e. g. a snake, toad, etc., 655 xii. 2, A. A. 284.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛚ-ᚴᚢᛁᚴᛁᚾᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- e. g.
- exempli gratia.
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- A. A.
- Antiquitates Americanae. (E. II.)
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