As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- vöku-nótt (vǫku-nótt)
- f. a vigil, eve, Bær. 17.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, vöku-nótt may be more accurately written as vǫku-nótt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚢᚴᚢ-ᚾᚢᛏᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bærings Saga. (G. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.