böta (OSw) bøte (ODan) byta (OGu) bæta (ON) bǿta (ON) verb

atone OFar Seyð 1
OGu GL A 13
OIce Grg Klþ 2 Vís 112 Bat 113 Feþ 154
ONorw FrL KrbB 3, 9

compensate ODan ESjL 2, 3
ODan JyL 2
ODan SkL 56, 214
ODan VSjL 13, 69
OGu GL A 15
OIce Grg passim
OIce Mah 8 Llb 1 Kab 16 Þjb 16 Fml 2
OIce Js Mah 4, 7 Kab 1, 11 Þjb 7
OIce KRA 2, 6 passim
ONorw FrL Mhb 17 LlbA 1
OSw DL Mb, Bb, Gb
OSw HL Mb
OSw SdmL Kkb, Kgb, Gb, Bb, Mb, Tjdb
OSw YVgL passim
OSw ÄVgL Kkb, Md, Smb, Vs, Slb, Gb, Rlb, Jb, Tb, Fös, Föb

be compensated OSw DL Kkb
extract OSw UL Kkb, Äb,
OSw VmL Äb

fine OSw DL Rb
OSw ÄVgL Smb

be fined OGu GL A 2, 4– 9, 11, 12, 14, 18, 19, 22, 26, 46, 50, 59, Add. 1–5 (B 4, 17, 19, 19, 20)
OSw DL Kkb, Bb
OSw HL Kgb, Äb, Blb
OSw UL Kkb, Kgb, Mb, Blb, Rb
OSw VmL Kkb, Mb, Jb, Kmb

give ODan SkL 77
improve OIce Grg Tíg 266
OIce Kge 9
OIce Js Kdb 5
ONorw GuL Tfb, Løb

have a liability OGu GL A 62
be liable to (pay) a fine OGu GL A 26, 60, 61, 63, 65, Add. 8 (B 55)
make good OFar Seyð 2
OIce Grg Tíg 266

make up the difference OIce Lbb 1
mend OIce Llb 6, 9
ONorw BorgL 18.4
OSw UL Kkb

pay ODan ESjL 1−3
ODan JyL 1−3
ODan SkKL 2−4, 7−9, 11, 12
ODan SkL passim
ODan VSjL passim
OGu GL A 2, 6, 16–19, 21, 23, 24, 26, 31, 35, 51, 59, Add. 6, 8 (B 33, 55)
ONorw BorgL 3.3 5.14
ONorw EidsL 41.2
ONorw FrL Intr 3, 5 KrbA 2, 10
OSw HL Kkb, Mb, Kmb, Blb, Rb
OSw UL Äb
OSw ÄVgL Kkb, Md
OSw ÖgL Kkb, Eb, Db, Vm

pay a fine ODan ESjL 2
OGu GL A 4, 7, 8, 16, 19, 20a, 28, 31, 36–39, 52, 57, Add. 2, 8 (B 17, 55)
ONorw GuL Krb, Kpb, Mhb
OSw DL Kkb, Eb, Mb, Bb, Tjdb, Rb
OSw HL Kkb, Kgb, Äb, Mb, Jb, Kmb, Blb, Rb
OSw SdmL Kkb, Kgb, Gb, Äb, Jb, Bb, Kmb, Mb, Tjdb, Rb, Till
OSw SmL
OSw UL Kkb, Kgb, Äb, Mb, Jb, Kmb, Blb
OSw VmL Kkb, Kgb, Äb, Mb, Jb, Kmb, Bb
OSw ÖgL Kkb, Eb

pay compensation ODan ESjL 2
ODan SkL 61, 62, 66, 187, 188, 193, 195, 202, 224, 225
OGu GL A 15–19, Add. 1 (B 4)
ONorw GuL Kpb, Kvb, Løb, Tjb, Llb, Mhb, Sab, Trm
OSw DL Bb, Gb, Tjdb
OSw UL Mb, Blb
OSw VmL Mb
OSw ÄVgL Kkb, Md, Slb, Äb, Gb
OSw ÖgL Kkb, Eb, Db

pay damages OIce Mah 11, 15 Llb 16
do penance OIce Kge 29
ONorw FrL KrbA 5, 38
ONorw GuL Krb, Løb
OSw YVgL Urb

redress OIce Grg Bat 115
repair OSw UL Kkb
OSw VmL Kkb

restore OIce Llb 9
Expressions:

bøte ut (ODan)

return ODan SkL 110

litla böta (OSw)

pay a small fine OSw HL Kgb

Citation
  • ‘böta’. A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law.
    http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/659
    (01/21/2022)