Old Norwegian Dictionary - klöpp

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "klöpp" (or klǫpp) in Norwegian.

As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:

klöpp (klǫpp)
klöpp, f. (G. klappar) Stok som er ned-lagt paa et Sted for der at tjene til Bro (Folkespr. 366 b15); leiðin lá yfir mýrarok fen, ok vóru þar höggnar yfir klappirFm. VII, 6820, hvor ved klappir skalforstaaes en Række af Stokke lagte vedSiden af hinanden tvers over den Vei,eller Retning som man skal komme,passere.

Part of speech: f

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, klöpp may be more accurately written as klǫpp.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᛚᚯᛕᛕ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.

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