landskyld (OSw) landskyld (ON) landsskyld (ON) landskuld (OSw) noun

Annual rent for land, which ensured the tenant’s right to the crops. In OSw KrL rent for the use of common land (see almænninger).

land rent ONorw FrL Kvb 15
money owed the province OSw MEL Bb
rent OFar Seyð 2
OIce Mah 1 Kge 8, 16 Llb 4, 5
OIce Js Mah 4
OIce KRA 29
ONorw FrL Intr 5 KrbB 20 LlbA 1 LlbB 2
OSw KrL Bb
OSw YVgL Föb

tax ONorw FrL Intr 16 Refs:

Hagland and Sandnes 1997, 109; KLNM s.v.v. landgilde, landskyld

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