Al-keyptOld Norse Dictionary - al-keypt
Meaning of Old Norse word "al-keypt" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. part. dearly bought, in a metaph. sense, Fms. ix. 302, Eb. 266, Glúm. 36s, = fullkeypt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᚴᛁᚢᛒᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Víga-Glúms Saga. (D. II.)