Merki-stjarnaOld Norse Dictionary - merki-stjarna
Meaning of Old Norse word "merki-stjarna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a ‘mark-star,’ planet; sól ok tungl ok fimm merkistjörnur, Skálda 174, Lil. 10.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚱᚴᛁ-ᛋᛏᛁᛅᚱᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Lilja. (A. III.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)