As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. [akin to meyrr, q. v.; from a lost verb; cp. Lat. marcere], rotten, decayed, of meat, fish. Morkin-skinna, u, f. Rotten-skin, the name of a vellum.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚱᚴᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.