Há-karlOld Norse Dictionary - há-karl
Meaning of Old Norse word "há-karl" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a shark, Dipl. iii. 4, Sturl. ii. 147, Fms. ix. 434.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅ-ᚴᛅᚱᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)