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  • Blanc Voden
    May 1 8:00 AM
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      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fell

      --- In norse_course@yahoogroups.com, "Fred and Grace Hatton"
      <hatton@...> wrote:
      >
      > Fell is moorland, see "mýrlendi" "fjall or fjöll" we name
      Mountains.
      > But Icelandic "Fell [FeDL]" are Rocky Hills or smaller than
      > mountains: "fjöll".
      >
      > Hi Blanc,
      > I finally got a chance to look up fell in English. Gordon had
      translated
      > fjall to English as fell. In my big English dictionary it says a
      fell is a
      > moorland or barren or rocky hillside.
      >
      > In American English, one rarely encounters the word moorland, but
      in the
      > English of Great Britain, there seem to be very many words for
      different
      > sorts of moorlands.
      > Grace
      > Fred and Grace Hatton
      > Hawley Pa
      >
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