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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

borganar·maðr, borgunar· sb. m. [acc. ·mann; ·menn]

[■ / fyrir e-t] [fyrir sik] garant, kautionist ‖ guarantor, surety

cf. simplex maðr (1289)

Forms: borganarmann (3); borgunarmann (2); borgonarmann (1); borgunar menn (1); borganar men (1); Borgunar menn (1); borgunar manna (1); borganarmenn (1);

Gloss.: ClV (borgan); Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; NO

Literature: Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 60, 105, 108, 222, 363

Genre. (expected): legal works: 5 (1); charters: 2 (1); religious works: 2 (3); family sagas: 1 (1); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);

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