Definition of dwale in English:

dwale

noun

archaic
  • 1[mass noun] Deadly nightshade or belladonna.

    1. 1.1 A soporific drink formerly made from deadly nightshade or belladonna.

Origin

Middle English: probably of Scandinavian origin and related to Danish dvale deep sleep, stupor, dvaledrik sleeping draught.

Pronunciation:

dwale

/dweɪl/