noun \ˈskȯld, ˈskäld\

Definition of skald

  1. :  an ancient Scandinavian poet; broadly :  bard


play \ˈskȯl-dik, ˈskäl-\ adjective

Variants of skald


\ˈskȯld, ˈskäld\

Origin and Etymology of skald

Old Norse skāld

First Known Use: 1780

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