skulan

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Romanization[edit]

skulan

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌺𐌿𐌻𐌰𐌽

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *skulaną. Compare Old Dutch skulan, sulan, Old English sculan, Old High German skulan, sulan, Old Norse skulu, Gothic 𐍃𐌺𐌿𐌻𐌰𐌽 (skulan).

Verb[edit]

skulan

  1. shall, will
    • that he scoldi an Bethleem giboran werðan: 'so is an usan bokun giscriƀan'
      that he should be born in Bethleem: 'so it is written in our books'
      (Heliand, verse 621)
  2. to must, to have to
    • Uuesat iu so uuara uuiðar thiu, uuið iro fēcneon dādiun, sō man uuiðar fīundun scal
      Be careful against them, against their dreadful actions, just like one must be (careful) against his enemies
      (Heliand, verse 1883)

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