As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- rök-stólar (rǫk-stólar)
- m. pl. a judgment-seat, Vsp.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, rök-stólar may be more accurately written as rǫk-stólar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᚴ-ᛋᛏᚢᛚᛅᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Völuspá. (A. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.