Karl Hundason

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Karl Hundason, an aa Karl Hundisson, is a personage in the Orkneyinga Saga. The saga recoonts a war atween Thorfinn Sigurdsson, Yerl o Orkney, an Karl, that it cries keeng o Scots. The quaisten o his identity an historicity haes been debatit bi historians o Scotland an the Northren Isles for mair nor a century. Houiver a leeteral translation suggests that the name mey semply be an insult.