Meaning rune
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Old English run, rune "secret, mystery, dark mysterious statement, (secret) council," also "a runic letter" (runstæf), from Proto-Germanic *runo (source also of Old Norse run &quo [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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In a writing system designed to be scratched or carved on a flat surface such as wood or stone, the individual letters are known as runes. Typically, these markings have few or no curves, circles, or [..]
Source: web.cn.edu

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(Derived from an early Anglo-Saxon word "runa" meaning "secret" or "mystery.") It was originally a pictorial alphabet used Northern Italy, circa 5 [..]
Source: religioustolerance.org

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From the Anglo-Saxon run, meaning "secret" or "mystery." A letter of the earliest Scandinavian and Anglo-Saxon alphabet (called Futhark) consisting of 24 letters in three families [..]
Source: abc-clio.com

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(n) any character from an ancient Germanic alphabet used in Scandinavia from the 3rd century to the Middle Ages
Source: beedictionary.com

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Runes were used in a script formerly found in northern Europe and are particularly associated with Viking monuments. The script is based on a combination of vertical and diagonal cuts in wood or stone [..]
Source: keystothepast.info

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Mystery. Also a rune is a letter of the Norse "alphabet", or futhark, and has both a phonetic value and a concept association.
Source: uppsalaonline.com

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A letter, or character, belonging to the written language of various ancient Germanic peoples, especially the Scandinavians and the Anglo-Saxons. A Finnish or Scandinavian epic poem, or a division [..]
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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derived fromnon|Rúni. ----
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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