KveinkanOld Norse Dictionary - kveinkan
Meaning of Old Norse word "kveinkan" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. lamentation, Rb. 174, Bs. ii. 561, Thom. 248, Karl. 191.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᛁᚾᚴᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
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