öndvegi (ON) andvegi (ON) noun

The öndvegi was the most honoured seat in the hall, where the master of the house was to sit on certain formal occasions. See GuL chs 35, 62, 115, 266, 299.


high seat ONorw GuL Kpb, Løb, Arb, Olb Refs:

KLNM s.v.v. högsäte, rättssymbolik

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

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/4011
    (06/20/2024)