Kol-skörOld Norse Dictionary - kol-skör
Meaning of Old Norse word "kol-skör" (or kol-skǫr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- kol-skör (kol-skǫr)
- f. a poker, see Ísl. Þjóðs. ii. 459 (in a verse).
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, kol-skör may be more accurately written as kol-skǫr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛚ-ᛋᚴᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Ísl. Þjóðs.
- Íslenzkar Þjóðsögur.