Meaning of mareel in English:

mareel

Pronunciation /məˈriːl/

noun

Scottish
  • Phosphorescence on the surface of the sea.

Origin

Mid 19th century. Probably from the unattested Norn reflex of the early Scandinavian word represented by Old Icelandic mǫrueldr, maurueldr (Icelandic maurildi), Faroese mureldur, Norwegian moreld, maureld, Swedish mareld, Danish regional marild, Danish morild.