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mekt (noun f.)

‘might, power’
ONP (prose citations):62728113
SkP: 10127911 (prose):01392394

forms: mekt, Mektar, megt, megtar, mektar, meggtt, mecthinn, meckt, megthar, mektt


Anon Mey 8VII, l. 2: mektarráði ‘a great marriage’
Anon Mey 9VII, l. 8: mektarsannr ‘true might’
Anon Mey 17VII, l. 4: mektarvífa ‘women of might’
Anon Mey 36VII, l. 8: mektargjörð ‘the action of power’
Anon Lil 7VII, l. 1: Mektarfullr ‘The one full of might’
Anon Lil 25VII, l. 2: mektarblóm ‘flower of might’

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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated