drapa

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse drápa.

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Noun[edit]

drapa (plural drapur)

  1. A heroic, laudatory verse form in old Icelandic, popular between the 10th and 13th centuries and featuring a refrain
    • 1997, Bernard Scudder (tranlator), Egil's Saga, in The Sagas of Icelanders (Penguin 2001, p. 91)
      Egil composed a drapa in praise of the king which includes the following verse —

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

drapa

  1. third-person singular past historic of draper

Lower Sorbian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

drapa

  1. third-person singular present of drapaś

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

drapa n

  1. definite plural of drap

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

drapa n

  1. definite plural of drap