Sóknar-gögnOld Norse Dictionary - sóknar-gögn
Meaning of Old Norse word "sóknar-gögn" (or sóknar-gǫgn) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- sóknar-gögn (sóknar-gǫgn)
- n. pl. the proofs for a prosecution, Grág., Nj.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, sóknar-gögn may be more accurately written as sóknar-gǫgn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᚴᚾᛅᚱ-ᚴᚢᚴᚾ
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.)
- Njála. (D. II.)