deld (OSw) deld (ODan) deild (ON) noun

In the Danish laws and Svea laws (except HL), deld refers to a part of the village land, sometimes a strip field in a gærþi (q.v.) (OSw) or vang (q.v.) (ODan).

allotment OSw SdmL Bb
brawl ONorw MLL Þfb 5
cultivated field ODan JyL 1
dispute ONorw MLL Kab 2
field plot OSw DL Bb, Tjdb
fight ONorw GuL Mhb
meadow plot OSw VmL Bb
part of the village land ODan JyL 1
plot (1) OSw UL Blb
OSw VmL Bb

quarrel OIce Kab 2
ONorw GuL Løb, Mhb

strip OSw KrL Bb

Hoff 1997, 204; Schlyter s.v. deld

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