SKALK

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

skalkr = 'servant' (poet.); 'rascal' [1]

Middle High German

schalk = 'servant' (poet.); 'rascal' [1]

Related Names

See Skalk

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
GUD see Gottschalk (German)
MARR see Marschall (German)

Last Element Forms

-schalk
-schall -shall
-skalk -skálk -skálkur

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)