LyknaOld Norse Dictionary - lykna
Meaning of Old Norse word "lykna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to let down the knees, Fb. ii. 214: metaph., at hann muni niðr lykna undir reglunni, Mar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
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