Ella

Old Icelandic Dictionary - ella

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "ella" in English.

As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):

ella Old Icelandic word can mean:

ella
adv. and conj.
ella
1) else, otherwise (skaltu eigi annat þora en fara ella skal ek drepa þik); eða ella, or else; eða heit hvers manns níðingr ella, or else be called the ‘nithing’ of every man;
ella
2) or, or else (annathvárt at koma honum á mitt vald, ella drepa hann sjálfr).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛚᛅ

Abbreviations used:

adv.
adverb.
conj.
conjunction.
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