Origin of the name SVARTKEL.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name SVARTKEL.
Norse name meaning "black cauldron," from Icelandic svart "black" and ketill
"cauldron, kettle." (An
Icelandic-English Dictionary, Cleasby-Vigfusson, 1874)
XIII. There was a man named Svartkel, from Caithness: he
settled land inward from Mydal's river, between that and Elifsdale-river,
and dwelt first at Kidfell and afterwards at Eyri... (The Book of the
Settlement of Iceland, Žorgilsson,