mistal

noun mis·tal \ˈmistəl\

Definition of mistal

plural

-s

dialectal, England

  1. :  a shed for cows

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Origin and Etymology of mistal

probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Norwegian melkestφl milking shed in a saeter, from melk milk (from Old Norse mjolk) + stφl milking shed, from Old Norse stöthull — more at milk, staddle


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