drekkulaun (ON) noun

This concept refers to land granted as a reward from the king. Such land was considered equal to odal land. See GuL ch. 270.


gift in reward for hospitality ONorw GuL Olb Refs:

Hertzberg s.v. drekkulaun; KLNM s.v. kongegåve

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

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/934
    (07/03/2022)