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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ein·skefta sb. f.

“enskaft”, “enskaftet” vadmel (ɔ: vadmel vævet med ét par skafter, alm. kaldet ‘toskaft’), tyndt vævet stof hvor trådene ligger enkeltvis ‖ “one-shaft”, “one-shafted” homespun (ɔ: homespun woven with a single pair of web-shafts, generally referred to as ‘two-shaft’), thinly woven single-threaded cloth

cf. simplex -skefta (0)

Forms: einskepta (1);

Gloss.: EJ -pt-; ClV -pt-; ÁBlM (skaft), (skeftingur); Bl ²einskefta

Literature: Hoffmann 1967 [KLNM 12] 627; Hoffmann 1974 [KLNM 18] 536

Genre. (expected): charters: 1 (0);