- a native of a country lying to the east, especially a merchant from the Baltic.
Origin of easterling
Examples from the Web for easterling
Contemporary Examples of easterling
Easterling was discovered by his wife; a handgun was found nearby.Sudden Suicide of NFL Great Junior Seau Baffles Family, Fans
May 3, 2012
Historical Examples of easterling
Audulf the Easterling snatches up a spear and launches it at Gunnar.
He got also from the Easterling twenty hundreds in wares, and that was also in their bargain for the land.
Many of them were easterling hulks laden with stores for a new invasion of England.Sir Walter Ralegh
Hjort had been the death of two men, and the Easterling leapt on him and smote him full on the breast.
Flosi asked him in what coin he wished to be paid for her; the Easterling says he wanted land for her near where he then was.