Old Norwegian Dictionary - spelkja

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "spelkja" in Norwegian.

As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:

spelkja, v. (kt) støtte med Spiler for saa- ledes at holde noget stivt og ubøieligt i enudstrakt lige Retning (Folkespr. spjelka);lætr Oddr troða belginn ok spelka Fld.II, 51633.

Part of speech: v

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᛕᚽᛚᚴᛁᛆ
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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