futhorc
noun see futhark

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Futhorc — Fu thorc Futhork Fu thork, n. [Written also {futharc}, {futhark}.] The Runic alphabet; so called from the first six letters f, u, [thorn] (th), o (or a), r, c (=k). See {futharc}. [Also spelled {futharc} and {futhorc}.] The letters are called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • futhorc — Fu thorc Futhork Fu thork, n. [Written also {futharc}, {futhark}.] The Runic alphabet; so called from the first six letters f, u, [thorn] (th), o (or a), r, c (=k). See {futharc}. [Also spelled {futharc} and {futhorc}.] The letters are called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • futhorc — 1851, historians name for the Germanic runic alphabet, so called from its first six letters, on the model of alphabet …   Etymology dictionary

  • Futhorc — Alfabeto futhorc de 33 runas. El Futhorc es el alfabeto rúnico usado por los anglosajones y los frisones desde el siglo V hasta mediados del siglo XI. Deriva del futhark antiguo, que tenía 24 runas, y llegó a tener según las versiones entre 26 y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Futhorc — Runes anglo saxonnes Runes anglo saxonnes Caractéristiques Type Alphabet Langue(s) Vieil anglais, vieux frison Direction Gauche à droite Historique Époque …   Wikipédia en Français

  • futhorc — futharc futharc futhorc futhorc . 1. [From the sounds of the first five letters.] the name for the runic alphabet. See {rune}. [Also spelled {futhork} or {futhark}] Note: The name is derived from the sounds of the first five letters of the runic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • futhorc — noun /ˈfuːθɔːk/ The Runic alphabet as used to write Old English …   Wiktionary

  • futhorc — n. Runic alphabet …   English contemporary dictionary

  • futhorc — fu·thorc …   English syllables

  • futhorc — /ˈfuθɔk/ (say foohthawk) noun the runic alphabet. Also, futhork, futharc /ˈfuθak/ (say foohthahk), futhark. {name consisting of its first six letters} …   Australian English dictionary

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