Skot-hvalrOld Norse Dictionary - skot-hvalr
Meaning of Old Norse word "skot-hvalr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a dead whale with a marked harpoon in it, Grág. ii. 358, 366.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᛏ-ᚼᚢᛅᛚᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)