tæppa

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

tæppa m (nominative plural tæppan)

  1. tap, spigot
    • Þonne þū wīn habban wille, þonne dō þū mid þīnum twām fingrum swelċe ðū tæppan of tunnan ontēon wille.If you want wine, then make a gesture with two fingers like you're trying to pull the bung from a cask. (Techm. ii. 120, 10.)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tæppa m (nominative plural tæppan)

  1. band, ribbon, tape
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