KlykkjaOld Norse Dictionary - klykkja
Meaning of Old Norse word "klykkja" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- t, [klukka], to ring; þar er klykt, 671. 16; klykkir til fórnar upphalds, Mar., N. G. l. ii. 242, D. N. ii. 77; but in Icel. hringja is the common word.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛚᚢᚴᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
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Works & Authors cited:
- D. N.
- Diplomatarium Norvagicum. (J. II.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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