glafseþer (OSw) noun

An oath that did not result in a judgment. Those swearing such an oath were fined.


gossip oath OSw SdmL Till

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

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/1750
    (12/07/2022)