HúskarlOld Icelandic Dictionary - húskarl
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "húskarl" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
húskarl Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) house-carle, manservant;
- 2) pl. the king’s men, his body-guard.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᛋᚴᛅᚱᛚ
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