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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Old Saxon mūdspelli, Old Norse Muspell.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mūspilli n

  1. (poetic) judgment day or apocalypse (exact meaning unclear)
    • 9th century, Muspilli, line 57:
      dar ni mac denne mak andremo / helfan uora demo muspille
      then no kinsman there can help another before the muspilli.

DeclensionEdit