Skepta

Old Norse Dictionary - skepta

Meaning of Old Norse word "skepta" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

skepta Old Norse word can mean:

skepta
u, f. a shaft, = skeptiflétta, Fms. x. 357.
skepta
II. in einskepta, fer-s. (q. v.), from a weaver’s rod.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛒᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
q. v.
quod vide.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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