Mel-rakkiOld Norse Dictionary - mel-rakki
Meaning of Old Norse word "mel-rakki" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. the ‘mel-dog,’ the white or polar fox, from its burrowing in these sand-hanks, Nj. 198, Bs. i. 581, Grág. ii. 347, Sturl. i. 88.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛚ-ᚱᛅᚴᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)