Lík-maðrOld Norse Dictionary - lík-maðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "lík-maðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a ‘lyke-man,’ grave-digger, or one who carries a body to the grave, Eb. 268.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚴ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)