KakaliOld Norse Dictionary - kakali
Meaning of Old Norse word "kakali" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a nickname, Sturl.; [cp. Germ. kachel, O. H. G. chachala]: = an earthen pot; whence the mod. kakal-ofn, m., Germ. kachel-ofen, an oven, prop. of clay.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚴᛅᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- O. H. G.
- Old High German.
- proper, properly.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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