SlækiOld Norse Dictionary - slæki
Meaning of Old Norse word "slæki" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [Germ. schlank; Engl. lanky], a slender, tall person; þú ert mesta slæki: hence perh. slæki-drengr, a nickname of a lady, Landn. (from her slender stature).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛚᛅᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Landnáma. (D. I.)