As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
dæld Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. f. = dæl, Fms. x. 319.
- 2. f. [a], gentleness, in the COMPD dældar-maðr (deildar-maðr, v. l.), m. a gentle, easy man, Ld. 68, 276.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.