TapanOld Norse Dictionary - tapan
Meaning of Old Norse word "tapan" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (mod. töpun), f. loss: tjón ok t., Stj.: perdition, Fms. ii. 48, passim in mod. usage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᛒᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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