Definitions for futharkˈfu θɑrk; -θɔrk

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  1. futhark(Noun)

    The Germanic runic alphabet; especially specifically the Elder or Younger futhark alphabet (of Scandinavia and the European mainland), as contrasted with the Anglo-Saxon futhorc.

  2. Origin: From the first six letters of the alphabet, ᚠ ᚢ ᚦ ᚨ ᚱ ᚲ (f u þ a r k).

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