Old Norse Dictionary - nöp

Meaning of Old Norse word "nöp" (or nǫp) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

nöp (nǫp)
f. [napr, nepja], chilliness; e-m er í nöpinni við e-n, to bear malice against one, feel hurt and offended.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nöp may be more accurately written as nǫp.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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