gærsemi (OSw) gørsæme (ODan) gersemi (OGu) giersemi (OGu) görsimi (OSw) gærsimi (OSw) noun

Generally ‘valuables’, in ÖgL defined as "gold and silver and land and unfree servants and animal horns and mattresses". In ODan JyL spcifically an addition to a man’s compensation.

additional compensation ODan JyL 3
extra payment ODan JyL 2, 3
precious object OSw YVgL Äb
valuable OGu GL A 53
OSw ÖgL Gb

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

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/1896