Ljósa-söxOld Norse Dictionary - ljósa-söx
Meaning of Old Norse word "ljósa-söx" (or ljósa-sǫx) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ljósa-söx (ljósa-sǫx)
- n. pl. snuffers.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ljósa-söx may be more accurately written as ljósa-sǫx.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚢᛋᛅ-ᛋᚢᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements