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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ekkju·skapr sb. m.

enkestand, (forpligtelse til) seksuel afholdenhed pga. enkestand ‖ widowhood, (duty to observe) sexual abstention on account of widowhood

cf. simplex -skapr (0)

Forms: eckio scap (1);

Gloss.: ClV (ekkja); Fr4; NO

Genre. (expected): historical works: 1 (0);