LíkaOld Norse Dictionary - líka
Meaning of Old Norse word "líka" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv., Str. 72; the word is here a verb, an not an adverb, and means to please; ‘at líka konungi’ = in order to please the king.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)
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