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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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


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 do (a sign) with thine two fingers, as though thou wantest to pull the bung from a cask.

Etymology 2[edit]


tæppa or tæppe, m or f

  1. band, ribbon, tape