krapti (ON) noun

If the man responsible for providing the knee timber (on a ship in the leþunger (q.v.)) failed to do his duty, he had to pay a fine. See GuL ch. 306.

knee timber on a ship ONorw GuL Leb Refs:

Hertzberg s.v. krapti

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