KLEPP

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

kleppr = 'plummet', 'lump' [1] [2] [3]

Anglo-Saxon

clympre = 'lump' [1]

Swedish

klimp = 'lump' [3]

German

Klumpen = 'lump' [1]

Related Names

See KleppiR

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
JARN see Kleppjarn

First Element Forms

Klepp-

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)
  2. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)