As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
þekkr Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. agreeable, pleasant, liked; þýðr ok þekkr við sína menn, Fms. x. 420.
- 2. pliable, tractable, obedient, of a child; hug-þekkr, Ó. H. 16; vera þekkr og hlýðinn; ú-þekkr, disobedient, refractory.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚴᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.