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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

fóviti, fóveti, fóguti, folguti sb. m.

(on word forms cf. Veturliði Óskarsson 2002 83-91)

I.

an official whose functions are often similar to those of the office represented by the Eng. term ‘bailiff’

for historical background for mainland Scandinavia, cf. ²Salmonsen foged 769-770

II. (y. isl.)

III. (y. no.)

Forms: folguti (3); folgutans (3); foghuta (2); foghotte (1); fovita (1); fouitans (1); foguti (1); fuuiti (1); fogete (1); foguter (1); fughuttr (1); fouitum (1); foghute (1); foghwiter (1); foghutum (1); foueta (1); fogt (1);

Compounds: undir- (3)

Gloss.: ClV fógeti; Fr foguti, folguti, fugutr, fuviti; Hertzb fógt; Fischer fóguti; Bin Fugutr; WN; deVr fóguti; Fr4 item fógiti, fóguti, fulgviti; NO fóguti, folguti, fugutr; ÁBlM (fógeti)

Literature: Björn Þorsteinsson 1961 [KLNM 6] 582; Hægstad 1902 27; Hægstad 1915 48; 60; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 283; Ljung 1959 [KLNM 4] 455; Magnús M. Lárusson 1958 [KLNM 3] 612; Magnús M. Lárusson 1959 [KLNM 4] 468; Seip 1955 302, 333; Veturliði Óskarsson 2002 [Orð og tunga 6] 83-91; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 54; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 56, 104, 248, 361

Genre. (expected): charters: 10 (2); unclassified: 8 (0); legal works: 5 (2);

Christopher Sanders — September 2010