Posted By:Fridrik Skulason
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Subject:Re: Help in clarifying a translation
Post Date:February 27, 2013 at 00:21:49
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"Laun-" in this sens means "secret". It basically means that she was his (biological) daughter, but not recognized officially. For example, she was not eligible to inherit.