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sword or shield

Icelandic translation: skjöldur

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04:01 Feb 24, 2002
English to Icelandic translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: sword or shield
Is there a old norse word for either of these, similar to the spelling "skoldjner"
Brian Smith
Icelandic translation:skjöldur
Explanation:
Without looking up the proper references (which I don't have) I cannot be sure, but if this word exists like you have spelt it I am fairly sure this is the old version of "skjöldur" or shield.

www.hi.is is the URL for the Icelandic University. You might try and email someone there.

I hope this helps a little.
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Thor Kristinsson
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skjöldur


Explanation:
Without looking up the proper references (which I don't have) I cannot be sure, but if this word exists like you have spelt it I am fairly sure this is the old version of "skjöldur" or shield.

www.hi.is is the URL for the Icelandic University. You might try and email someone there.

I hope this helps a little.

Thor Kristinsson
Local time: 11:01
Native speaker of: Native in IcelandicIcelandic
PRO pts in pair: 4
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