- dökkna (dǫkkna)
- dökkna, v. (að) antage en mørkere, dunklereFarve; eigi brann þat silkitjald - okeigi dökknaði sjalft af reyk eðr hitaMar. 11915; sá hón í einum stað dökk-naðan hringinn Fm. X, 23733; himin-tunglin dökkna Mar. 89226; hennisýndist sem allt loptit dökknaði af(Røg) ok eigi mátti sjá birti sólarinnarMar. 90530.
Part of speech: v
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, dökkna may be more accurately written as dǫkkna.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᚯᚴᚴᚿᛆ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.
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