As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
klappa Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v.
- 1) to pat, stroke gently (jarlinn ~ði hendi sinni ábak honum); ~ um e-t, to pat;
- 2) to knock, rap (~ á dyrum, á hurð);
- 3) to shape by cutting blows, hew, chisel (vóru ~ðir á steinvegginn krossar þrír);
- 4) to hammer; mun ek nú ~ um aptr, I will make it good (right) again.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛚᛅᛒᛒᛅ
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