NökleikrOld Norse Dictionary - nökleikr
Meaning of Old Norse word "nökleikr" (or nǫkleikr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- nökleikr (nǫkleikr)
- (-leiki), m. nakedness, Stj. 34, 35.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nökleikr may be more accurately written as nǫkleikr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᚴᛚᛁᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)