KveykrOld Norse Dictionary - kveykr
Meaning of Old Norse word "kveykr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [Engl. wick; Swed. veke; Dan. væge], a wick, of a lamp, Fb. iii. 508, freq.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᚢᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)