LyktaOld Norse Dictionary - lykta
Meaning of Old Norse word "lykta" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to finish, end, Fms. i. 128, 141, iii. 35, viii. 152 (v. l.), Nj. 150, Fær. 191, Bs. i. 771, Finnb. 342, Kb. 26, 28, 210, Skálda 198.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Konungs-bók. (B. I, C. I, etc.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
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