Old Swedish Dictionary - knäppa

Meaning of Old Swedish word "knäppa" (or knæppa) in Swedish.

As defined by K.F Söderwall's dictionary of Medieval Swedish:

knäppa (knæppa)
knäppa. bildl.? ytirmer sagde han the sithia oc knäppa ther inne ATb 2: 100 (1477).

Orthography: Early Old Swedish used different letters for ä and ö, so knäppa may have also been written as knæppa

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᚿᛅᛕᛕᛆ
Medieval Runes were used in Sweden from 12th to 17th centuries.

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Works and authors cited:

(el. ATb 1), ATb 2, ATb 3 Arboga stads tänkebok I--III. Utg. av Erik Noreen och Torsten Wennström. 1935--40. SFSS.
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