Auki

Old Icelandic Dictionary - auki

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "auki" in English.

As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):

auki Old Icelandic word can mean:

auki
m.
auki
1) addition, increase (~ fagnaðar, pínsla);
auki
verða at moldar auka, to become dust, to die;
auki
til auka, in addition, to boot;
auki
fœrast í alla auka (afls síns), to exert to the utmost one’s bodily strength;
auki
2) seed, progeny, offspring (eigi gaft þú mér auka eðr afkvæmi);
auki
3) produce of the earth;
auki
4) interest of capital.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚢᚴᛁ

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.
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