KerlingOld Icelandic Dictionary - kerling
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "kerling" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
kerling Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (pl. -ar), f.
- 1) woman, wife;
- 2) old woman.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᚱᛚᛁᚾᚴ
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