RiptingOld Norse Dictionary - ripting
Meaning of Old Norse word "ripting" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a withdrawal (of a bargain); hversugi mikit fé er þeir gefa … þá skal engi r. til þess vera, þótt eigi komi búar til at vinna eiða at, Grág. i. 223; lion gai fyrir heklu fitkkotta ok vildi kaup kalla, henni þótti þat úhættara við riptingum, Landn. 319.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛁᛒᛏᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
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