Staur-karlOld Norse Dictionary - staur-karl
Meaning of Old Norse word "staur-karl" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a hobbler on crutches, staurkarls-ligr, adj. clumsy, stiff.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛅᚢᚱ-ᚴᛅᚱᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements