Greene (David): Varia: III. 2. OIr. sopp; Faroese soppur; W swp.
In Ériu 26 (1975), pp. 178–181.
Argues that Ir. sop is not a borrowing from ON soppr as stated in DIL but rather a borrowing from L stuppa through Brit-Lat. *suppa; Faroese soppur, Shetland sipp, W swp, sypyn are to be regarded as Viking age borrowings from Irish.



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