man (OSw) man (ON) noun

Often used collectively of ‘people’, particularly ‘household members’, or of unspecified slaves.


household members (as a group) ONorw GuL Løb, Leb
slave OIce Grg Fjl 221
ONorw GuL Krb, Llb, Olb, Leb

thrall OSw YVgL Gb Refs:

Fritzner s.v. man; Hertzberg s.v.v man, mansmaðr; Schlyter s.v. man

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

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/3498
    (04/20/2024)