HJALL

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element of uncertain meaning, maybe:

Old Norse

A) hjalli = 'ledge', 'terrace on the mountain-side' [1] [2]
B) hjallr = 'construction frame', 'scaffold' [1] [2]

Related Names

See Hjalli

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
KÅR see Hjallkárr

First Element Forms

Hiall- Hjall-

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)