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Re: Help in clarifying a translation
Posted by: Fridrik Skulason (ID *****2761) Date: February 27, 2013 at 00:21:49
In Reply to: Help in clarifying a translation by Shaun Hobson of 4477

"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.


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