WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- consisting of or set down in runes:runic inscriptions.
- having some secret or mysterious meaning:runic rhyme.
- Archaeology, Fine Art(of ornamental knots, figures, etc.) of an interlaced form seen on ancient monuments, metalwork, etc., of the northern European peoples.
- Literatureof the ancient Scandinavian class or type, as literature or poetry.
- rune1 + -ic 1655–65