futhark

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See also: Futhark, fuþark, and Fuþark

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From the first six letters of the runic alphabet, (f), (u), (þ), (a), (r), (k).

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futhark (plural futharks)

  1. 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.

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