MökkviOld Norse Dictionary - mökkvi
Meaning of Old Norse word "mökkvi" (or mǫkkvi) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- mökkvi (mǫkkvi)
- a, m. a cloud, mist, Sks. 203; ok um miðnætti máni í mökkva sig hylr, Bjarni 145.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, mökkvi may be more accurately written as mǫkkvi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚴᚴᚢᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarni Thorarinson.
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)