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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kapall sb. m. [; kaplar]

1) pakhest, kløvhest ‖ packhorse
2) (pakhest som værdibetegnelse) ‖ (of a packhorse indicating value)

Forms: kapla (6); kauplum (3); kaplar (3); kavplvm (1); kavplum (1); kapal (1); kỏplum (1);

Compounds: hest- (2), hundraðs- (2), ung- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Fischer; Rím; LP; deVr; NO; ÁBlM ¹kapall; BL

Literature: Belfrage 1969 [KLNM 14] 185; Bugge 1905 259; Finnur Jónsson 1921 (KultSprog) 59; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 43; Marstrander 1932 (Okklusiv) 275; Ropeid 1962 [KLNM 7] 273; Seip 1955 58; Sigurður Þórarinsson 1944 168

Genre. (expected): charters: 13 (1); romances: 1 (2); family sagas: 1 (2); learned works: 1 (0);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — September 2012