Sök-vörnOld Norse Dictionary - sök-vörn
Meaning of Old Norse word "sök-vörn" (or sǫk-vǫrn) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- sök-vörn (sǫk-vǫrn)
- f. = sakvörn (q. v.), Nj. 232.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, sök-vörn may be more accurately written as sǫk-vǫrn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᚴ-ᚢᚢᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Njála. (D. II.)