Ali-karl

Old Norse Dictionary - ali-karl

Meaning of Old Norse word "ali-karl" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

ali-karl
m. a nickname, cp. in familiar language fat carle, Sturl. i. 123.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛁ-ᚴᛅᚱᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

cp.
compare.
l.
line.
m.
masculine.

Works & Authors cited:

Sturl.
Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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