RöskviOld Norse Dictionary - röskvi
Meaning of Old Norse word "röskvi" (or rǫskvi) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- röskvi (rǫskvi)
- f. quickness, Al. 89.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, röskvi may be more accurately written as rǫskvi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛋᚴᚢᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
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