Old Danish Dictionary - valland

Meaning of Old Danish word "Valland", as defined by Otto Kalkar's Dictionary of Old Danish language.

The Old Danish word Valland can mean:

  • no. (is! Valland 0: Nordfrankrig, fsv . Val(l)and) Italien; Lombardyen, som ligger i Walland indhe. Rkr g6; CPV (u. Italia); TV 13; huilken war nylige kommit aff Walland. ApG 181 (1524 og flgd. overs.; 1647: Italien); 276 (sst.); 101 (CP); (1580). NAM VI. 76; baade i Franckerige och Valland. Et a2'; (1546). RAU IV. 85; PISk c2" so indførde her i riget fremmede klædesed vdaff Valland. PIH 44"; Norby ligger her vdi Wallands jord. Hvf VIII. 126; Lysch 199; i Valland saadant skeer. GH 7 (i note: Italien); Valland er sjelens helvede, legemets paradiis. PSO II. 76.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᛆᛚᛚᛆᚿᚦ
Medieval Runes were used in Denmark from 12th to 17th centuries.

Abbreviations used:

navneord (substantivum).

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