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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

á·kafa·maðr sb. m. [; ·menn]

1) temperamentsfuld person, hidsig person ‖ hot-tempered person
2) ivrig person, foretagsom person ‖ energetic person, active person

cf. simplex maðr (1289)

Forms: ákafamaðr (5); akafa maðr (2); akafamenn (1); acafamaðr (1); aa-kafa-maðr (1); ákafa-menn (1); ꜳ kafa maðr (1); ákafa-maðr (1); akafa madr (1);

Gloss.: Fr; NO; Bl

Genre. (expected): historical works: 9 (2); family sagas: 3 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (1); legendary sagas: 1 (1);