Leir-víkOld Norse Dictionary - leir-vík
Meaning of Old Norse word "leir-vík" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a muddy creek, Hkr. ii. 196: a local name = Lerwick in Shetland.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛁᚱ-ᚢᛁᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)