endaghi (OSw) eindagi (ON) ændaghi (OSw) noun

The expiration of a time limit concerning judicial matters, often payment. Also the legal meeting summoned in such matters. In OSw VgL, a local legal meeting for negotiations between the two parties in certain land disputes and cases of manslaughter; the verdict was later delivered at a sægnarþing (q.v.).


appointed day ONorw GuL Krb, Kpb, Llb, Tjb
ONorw MLL Lvb 9, Kab 14, 15, Þjb 4

day for a hearing OIce Þjb 4
day specified for payment OIce Þfb 8 Llb 1 Kab 4
one-day OSw ÄVgL Md, Smb, Slb, Gb, Rlb, Jb
OSw YVgL Drb, Äb, Gb, Jb, Add

settling day OIce Grg Þsþ 51 Vís 110 Lsþ 116 Fjl 221 Tíg 257
OIce Kab 16
OIce Js Lbb 22 Kab 5, 17 Þjb 3
OIce KRA 15
ONorw FrL Var 46
ONorw MLL Þfb 9, Kab 4, 20

term OSw YVgL Föb Refs:

Brink 2011b, 150−51; Lindkvist 2021, 18; ONP s.v. endaghi

Citation
  • ‘endaghi’. A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law.

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/1022
    (05/26/2024)