Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Note to Valg Har 2II

[3] stopðir ‘erect’: Hap. leg. Past participle (m. nom. pl.) of an unattested weak verb *stopa derived from the fourth grade of ablaut of the strong verb stúpa ‘standing upright, tower’. See AEW: stúpa.


  1. Bibliography
  2. AEW = Vries, Jan de. 1962. Altnordisches etymologisches Wörterbuch. 2nd rev. edn. Rpt. 1977. Leiden: Brill.


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