Pas Sarvering Gallack Seas


Ever since reading Riddley Walker for the first time I've wondered what the "sarvering" in "sarvering gallack seas" means. Sovereign? Several? I don't get it. Does anybody know?

Hi there,

The Riddley Walker Annotations site, which is the most comprehensive guide to the book on the web that I know of, says it means "sovereign":

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