udal

adjective
\ ˈyüdᵊl \

Definition of udal

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or constituting udal

udal

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of udal (Entry 2 of 2)

: an alodial system of land tenure extant only in Shetland and Orkney — compare odal

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History and Etymology for udal

Adjective

Old Norse ōthal inherited property

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“Udal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/udal. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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