danegæld

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English danegeld.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /daːnəɡɛl/, [ˈd̥æːnəˌɡ̊ɛlˀ]

Noun[edit]

danegæld c (singular definite danegælden, not used in plural form)

  1. (history) Danegeld (a tax raised to pay tribute to Viking raiders)