SløkkvaOld Icelandic Dictionary - sløkkva
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "sløkkva" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
sløkkva Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-ta, -tr), v.
- 1) to extinguish, put out (heimamenn sløktu eldinn);
- 2) to slake, quench (s. hungr, þorsta).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛚᚢᚴᚴᚢᛅ
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