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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2kostr sb. m. [-ar/-s, dat. -i/-; -ir, acc. -i]

I.

1) [í e-u] (item pl. kostir) økon. midler, materielle ressourcer, formue
 ● eiga góða kosti [e-s]
2) [fyrir e-n/sik] [um e-t] (item pl.) omkostninger, bekostning, udgift
 ● á kosti [e-rs]
 ● á kost [e-rs]
 ● af sínum kosti
 ● með dýrum kosti/kost
 ● halda mikinn kost
 ● lúka kost [e-m]
 ● með miklum kosti

evt. ¹kostr: def. 12

3) [e-s / í e-u] [til e-s] [af e-t] [af e-m/e-u] (item pl.) mad, føde, forsyninger, forplejning, underhold
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● bjóða (á) sinn kost [e-m]
 ● halda kost [af ■] [e-m]
 ● halda á sinn kost [■ (e-n)]
 ● kostr ok klǽði
 ● setjask í kosti [e-rs]
 ● til (fǿðis ok) kostar [e-m/sér]
 ● vera á kosti [e-rs]
4) (om korn)
(Fr def. 15 ‘Handelsvare’ => “Fm. XI. 436²⁶” tolkes som ‘forsyninger’, cf. HákHarˣ 436²⁶ def. 3)

II. (y.isl.)

III. (y. no.)

Forms: kost (94); kosti (40); koste (19); kostar (14); kostr (10); costi (6); kostur (5); kostinn (5); kostrinn (2); kosta (2); kostum (2); cost (2); kostinum (2); kostzins (1); kostær (1); kostarins (1); kostin (1); kostinvm (1); coste (1); kosturinn (1); kosth (1); kỏstinn (1); kỏste (1); koster (1); coster (1);

Compounds: árs- (1), brúð·hlaups- (1), bú- (3), drykkjar- (2), mánaðar- (1), matar- (1), þing- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP ²kostr; deVr ²kostr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ²kostur; Bl

Literature: Páll Vídalín 1854 313; Ruthström 2002 82; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 103, 105, 108, 119, 154, 209

Genre. (expected): charters: 43 (16); religious works: 35 (55); contemporary sagas: 31 (15); historical works: 31 (36); romances: 28 (22); legal works: 23 (20); family sagas: 16 (25); þættir: 3 (5); legendary sagas: 2 (9); unclassified: 2 (1); learned works: 1 (6);

Eva Rode — December 2012