Vef-sköptOld Norse Dictionary - vef-sköpt
Meaning of Old Norse word "vef-sköpt" (or vef-skǫpt) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- vef-sköpt (vef-skǫpt)
- n. pl. the foot-piece in a loom, Björn.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, vef-sköpt may be more accurately written as vef-skǫpt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚠ-ᛋᚴᚢᛒᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biörn Halldórsson.