Viku-förOld Norse Dictionary - viku-för
Meaning of Old Norse word "viku-för" (or viku-fǫr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- viku-för (viku-fǫr)
- f. a week’s journey, of distance, Symb. 15.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, viku-för may be more accurately written as viku-fǫr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚴᚢ-ᚠᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Symbolae. (H. IV.)