tæppa

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Proto-Germanic *tappą, whence also Old High German zapho, Old Norse tappi

Noun[edit]

tæppa m (nominative plural tappan)

  1. tap, spigot
    Ðonne ðú wín habban wille, ðonne dó ðú mid ðínum twám fingrum swilce ðú tæppan of tunnan onteón wille. — If thou wantest wine, then thou must, with thine two fingers, open the tap of the cask.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

tæppa or tæppe, m or f

  1. band, ribbon, tape