As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
kokkr Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. m. [for. word], a cook; kokks-hnífa grélur, Hallgr., (rare.)
- 2. m. a cock, occurs as a απ. λεγ. in Edda (Gl.) ii. 488.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚴᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- απ. λεγ.
- απαξ. λεγόμενον.
Works & Authors cited:
- Hallgrímr Pétrsson.
- Edda. (C. I.)
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