Gísli

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Gísl, from gísl (hostage). High born children were sometimes kept as hostages . Hence the speculative meaning 'from a noble family'.

Proper noun[edit]

Gísli m

  1. A male given name.

Related terms[edit]