Definition of dwale in English:

dwale

noun

mass noun
  • 1archaic Deadly nightshade or belladonna.

    1. 1.1A 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/