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Re: [norse_course] Oops: Runes and Old Norse

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  • Nina Moulder
    Thank you Lazarus your imformation has greatly helped me in my work. I was wondering if anyone in the group composes Skaldic poetry like Galdralag etc. That is
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      Thank you Lazarus your imformation has greatly
      helped me in my work. I was wondering if anyone in the group composes Skaldic poetry like Galdralag etc. That is in the Old Norse tongue. It will be a long time before I possess the language skills to do so myself.


      -----Original Message-----
      From: "Lazarus" <lazarus@...>
      Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 09:37:45 -0500
      To: <norse_course@yahoogroups.com>
      Subject: [norse_course] Oops: Runes and Old Norse


      > Oops, slight change:
      >
      > Here's the table I made for myself :
      >
      > rune value
      > Feoh F
      > Ur U Ú Ü
      > Ur V
      > Thurs Þ Ð
      > Öss Æ Á A Ö O Ó
      > Raiðo R
      > Ken K G
      > Hagl H (Q)
      > Nauð N
      > Isa I Í Y Ý (as vowels)
      > Jera J Y Ý (as consonants)
      > Sol S
      > Tyr T D
      > Berkano B P
      > Man M
      > Lagu L
      > [Yew] final -R only
      >
      > Simple rules to follow:
      > 1. No double letters
      > 2. All spellings are optional
      >
      > Always remember that YOU are more literate than almost every original Rune
      > Master we have evidence of. In the same language the word Kunungr (King,
      > according to Page) was spelled:
      > kunukR
      > kunR
      > kukr
      > knkR
      > kurnk
      > kakR
      > and anything else you can imagine.
      >
      > Have fun!
      > -Laz
      >
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      > ...aðrir spakmæli.
      >
      > - Keth
      >
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