lagaafbrigði (ON) lagaafbrigð (ON) noun

deviation from the law OIce Grg Lbþ 220 Tíg 255

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lagabeizla (ON) noun

lawful claim OIce Llb 26

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lagabót (ON) noun

lawful compensation ONorw FrL Sab 1

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lagaboð (ON) noun

lawful offer of compensation OIce Mah 17

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lagafrest (ON) noun

legal deferral OIce KRA 29
ONorw FrL KrbB 20

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  • ‘lagafrest’. A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law.
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lagagift (ON) noun

legal oblation ONorw BorgL 12

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lagainnsetning (ON) noun

Legal provisions for the enclosure of livestock.


legal shutting in OIce Llb 33

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lagakaup (ON) noun

legal bargain OIce Kab 25
ONorw GuL Løb

legal sale of land OIce Lbb 6
legal trade ONorw FrL Rgb 48

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lagakefli (ON) lagarkefli (ON) noun

law-stick ONorw FrL ArbB 30 Rgb 11 LlbA 23 LlbB 11

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lagaleiga (ON) noun

legal amount of rent ONorw FrL Jkb 2

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lagalöstr (ON) noun

lawbreaking OIce Grg Vís 86, 87

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lagaórskurðr (ON) noun

A legal decision or verdict presented at the outcome of a case. According to Jó (Mah 2 and Kab 21) this decision was delivered by the law-man (ON lögmaðr, see laghmaþer).


legal decision OIce Mah 2 Kab 21
Refs:

CV s.v. lagaúrskurðr; F s.v. lagaorskurðr; Hertzberg

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lagarefsing (ON) noun

punishment in accordance with the law OIce MagBref Mah 16

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lagaréttr (ON) noun

legal compensation OIce Mah 30
OIce Js Mah 36

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lagasekð (ON) noun

legal fine ONorw FrL KrbA 27

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lagasetning (ON) noun

The establishment of law; legislation.


law ONorw FrL Intr 16
Refs:

CV s.v. lagasetning; Fritzner s.v. lagasetning; Hertzberg s.v. lagasetning

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  • ‘lagasetning’. A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law.
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lagaskilorð (ON) noun

legal provision OIce Js Mah 29, 31
provision of the law OIce Mah 1, 14

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lagasókn (ON) noun

lawful action OIce Þfb 6

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laggiertr (OGu) adj.

lawfully acceptable OGu GL A 25, 26

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lagh (OSw) logh (ODan) lag (OGu) lag (ON) lög (ON) logh (OSw) noun

Usually plural. Literally ‘something laid’, most commonly in the general meaning ‘law’, with varying degree of specificity (reflected in translations such as ‘rule’, ‘law of the land’, ‘right’ and ‘legislation’). Also the jurisdiction of a law (translated as ‘jurisdiction’, ‘law district’, ‘legal district’), and various means to obtain what is right, such as ‘oath’ and ‘proof’. In the singular occasionally more concrete, such as a defined group of people (reflected in the translation ‘guild’).


agreement ODan VSjL 1, 2, 7
ban OIce Llb 15
guild ODan JyL 2
jurisdiction ONorw FrL LlbB 1
law ODan ESjL 2, 3
ODan JyL Fort, 1−3
ODan SkKL 3, 13
ODan SkL passim
ODan VSjL 1, 13, 51, 58, 79, 84, 87
OFar Seyð 1, 4
OGu GL A 1, 7, 8, 19, 20, 23, 24f (64), 28, 36, 61, Add. 7 (B 49)
OIce Grg passim
OIce passim
OIce Js Mah 7 [passim possibly]
OIce KRA 6, 7 passim
ONorw BorgL 1.1 10.4
ONorw EidsL 22.1 30.4
ONorw FrL Intr 1, 7 KrbA 1, 27 KrbB 6 Mhb 7 passim
ONorw GuL Krb, Kpb, Kvb, Løb, Llb, Arb, Tfb, Mhb, Olb, Leb
OSw DL Mb, Bb, Gb, Tjdb, Rb
OSw HL För, Kkb, Äb, Mb, Blb, Rb
OSw SdmL För, Kgb, Gb, Äb, Jb, Bb, Kmb, Mb, Rb, Till
OSw SmL
OSw UL StfBM, För, Kgb, Äb, Mb, Jb, Kmb, Blb, Rb
OSw VmL För, Kgb, Äb, Mb, Jb, Kmb, Bb, Rb
OSw YVgL passim
OSw ÄVgL Kkb, Md, Slb, Äb, Gb, Rlb, Jb, Tb, Föb
OSw ÖgL Eb, Db

law district ONorw FrL Var 44
ONorw GuL Krb, Løb, Llb, Olb, Leb

law of the land OSw HL Blb
lawful proof ODan JyL 1
legal district ONorw FrL KrbA 39 ArbB 28
legislation OGu GL A 38
oath ODan ESjL 1−3
ODan JyL 1−3
ODan SkKL 6, 11
ODan SkL passim
ODan VSjL passim
OGu GL A 32
OSw DL Kkb, Mb, Bb, Tjdb, Rb
OSw HL Kkb, Kgb, Mb, Rb
OSw SdmL Conf, Kkb, Kgb, Mb, Tjdb, Rb
OSw UL Kkb, Kgb, Mb, Rb
OSw VmL Kkb, Kgb, Mb, Bb, Rb
OSw YVgL Kkb, Gb, Rlb, Tb, Jb, Add
OSw ÄVgL Äb, Jb, Kva, Tb
OSw ÖgL Kkb

partnership OIce Grg Vís 97
person’s share ODan JyL 3
place OGu GL A 23
proof ODan JyL 1, 2
ODan SkL 75, 200, 203
ODan VSjL 18, 39, 49, 57, 85, 87

proving ODan JyL 2
reason ODan ESjL 3
right ODan ESjL 3
ODan JyL 1
OSw YVgL Jb, Kvab

right to prove ODan ESjL 3
rule ODan ESjL 1, 3
OSw HL Blb

standard value OIce Grg Feþ 167
stipulated fine OGu GL A 8
Expressions:

at lagum (OGu) at lögum (ON)

in accordance with the law OIce Grg Þsþ 25

lawfully OGu GL A 26

biuþa lagh (OSw)

offer a defence OSw UL Kkb

offer an oath OSw UL Kgb, Rb

eftir lögum (ON)

in accordance with the law OFar Seyð 1

fæsta lagh (OSw)

promise an oath OSw UL Rb VmL Kkb, Rb

ganga lagh (OSw)

swear an oath OSw UL Mb VmL Kkb, Bb

guþs lagh (OSw)

God’s law OSw SmL ÄVgL Äb

kristendoms logh (ODan)

Christian law ODan JyL 1

lagh ok landsræt, lagh ok lanzræt (OSw)

law and custom of the province OSw UL Äb VmL Äb

mæþ logh, mæþ lohum (ODan) mæþ laghum, miþ lagum (OGu)

lawfully ODan SkL 8, 66, 152, 180 VSjL 58 OGu GL A 37

according to the law ODan SkL 60

mæþ rætum lohum (ODan)

lawfully ODan SkL 7

uæræ uiþær loh (ODan)

prove ODan SkL 75

uæræ i lohum mæþ (ODan)

swear with ODan SkL 78

Refs:

Cleasby and Vigfusson s.v. lag; Fritzner s.v. lög; Hertzberg s.v. lög; ONP s.v. lag; Schlyter s.v. lagh

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  • ‘lagh’. A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law.
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