MektugrOld Norse Dictionary - mektugr
Meaning of Old Norse word "mektugr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. mighty, Fms. v. 345, Stj. 205, Skáld H. i. 31; the passage Ad. 15 is doubtful or illegible, for such a word could not occur in so old a poem.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚴᛏᚢᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Arinbjarnar-drápa. (A. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Skáld H.
- Skáld Helga-rímur. (A. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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