Dictionary > Alikr
(POGGLE, p. 1099)
Het mah sahrot konahrik Aaban, kiin se Klo se Alkir, praan nu denek Keizaal.
Here fell the mighty warlord Aaban, born of the Sand of the Alik’r, at rest now in the soil of Skyrim.
(Word Wall for Klo, Slow Time)
Direct loanword, indicating the name has existed at least since ancient Nordic times.