skjalg

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

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skjalgr.

Adjective[edit]

skjalg

  1. oblique, crooked

Derived terms[edit]

  • skjalgäs (to turn, become crooked; to contort the face, make ugly gestures with one's mouth, to grin at someone)

Noun[edit]

skjalg f

  1. pea pod; legume

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rietz, Johan Ernst, “SKJALG”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 588