Vöku-liðOld Norse Dictionary - vöku-lið
Meaning of Old Norse word "vöku-lið" (or vǫku-lið) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- vöku-lið (vǫku-lið)
- n. watching people, scouts, Fms. vii. 310.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, vöku-lið may be more accurately written as vǫku-lið.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚢᚴᚢ-ᛚᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)