Old Norse Dictionary - kalda

Meaning of Old Norse word "kalda" in English.

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

kalda Old Norse word can mean:

1. að, to become cold, Bs. ii. 148: to blow cold, án dvöl kaldar af boða-fallinu, a gust of cold air arose, Bs. ii. 49; en þar kaldar í mót af Sighvati, 112.
2. u, f. a fever with cold fits, an ague: also köldu-sótt, f., N. T.

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

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Works & Authors cited:

Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
N. T.
New Testament.
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