Futharc

futhark

[foo-thahrk]
noun
the runic alphabet.
Also, futharc, futhorc, futhork [foo-thawrk] .


Origin:
1850–55; so called from first six letters of Old English and Scand runic alphabet: f, u, th, a(or o), r, k (modeled on alphabet)

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futhark, futharc, futhorc or futhork (ˈfuːθɑːk, ˈfuːθɔːk)
 
n
a phonetic alphabet consisting of runes
 
[C19: from the first six letters: f, u, th, a, r, k; compare alphabet]
 
futharc, futharc, futhorc or futhork
 
n
 
[C19: from the first six letters: f, u, th, a, r, k; compare alphabet]
 
futhorc, futharc, futhorc or futhork
 
n
 
[C19: from the first six letters: f, u, th, a, r, k; compare alphabet]
 
futhork, futharc, futhorc or futhork
 
n
 
[C19: from the first six letters: f, u, th, a, r, k; compare alphabet]

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