As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the world of darkness, Akv. 42: in plur., í myrk-heimum, Edda 70.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚱᚴ-ᚼᛁᛁᛘᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-kviða. (A. II.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
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