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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

brók sb. f. [; brǿkr/brókr(Hirð AM 304 fol 83v¹⁵)]

I.

1) bukseben ‖ the hose on one leg
2) (item pl. brǿkr) et par bukser, bukser ‖ (pl.) trousers, breeches
3) (pl.) ?lændeklæde ‖ (pl.) ?loincloth

II. (cogn.)

Forms: brækr (6); brókum (6); brœkr (4); brøkr (2); brók (2); brokum (2); brækur (2); brœkrnar (1); brękr (1); brękrnar (1); brokunum (1); brꝍkr (1); brókum ... brœkr (1); Bróka (1); brókina (1); brokumm (1); brókin (1); brokom (1); brokínní (1); broka (1); brókinni (1); brękvrnar (1); brok (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Bin item -brók, Bróka-; Rím; LP; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Blindheim 1958 [KLNM 3] 275-276; Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 14, 22; Falk 1919 116-118, 121-122; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 42; Jessen 1916 113-114; Kress 1977 311

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 23 (5); historical works: 5 (7); religious works: 3 (11); contemporary sagas: 3 (3); legal works: 2 (4); þættir: 1 (1); charters: 1 (3); romances: 1 (4); learned works: 1 (1);