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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

á·kaf·liga adv. [compar. -ar, superl. -ast/-st(ÓH619 122³⁰)]

1) voldsomt, heftigt, kraftigt, stærkt ‖ strongly, violently, mightily
2) energisk, ivrigt ‖ energetically, eagerly
3) med voldsom fart ‖ at great speed
4) (intens.) overordentlig, overmåde ‖ (intens.) extremely, exceptionally

cf. simplex -kaf·liga (0)

Forms: akafliga (38); acafliga (14); akaflega (13); ákafliga (9); acaflega (4); akaflegha (3); ákafligaz (3); akafligar (2); ꜳ kafliga (2); acafligazt (2); akavlega (1); akafligast (1); akaf▹le◃ga (1); áakafliga (1); acaflegast (1); ꜳ̋ kafliga (1); a kafliga (1); ákafligha (1); acaplega (1); ácaflegst (1); akafligha (1); akafligaz (1); á-caflega (1); Akafliga (1); akaflighast (1); ꜳkafliga (1); ákafligast (1); akaflíga (1); ákafligazt (1); ꜳ̋kafliga (1);

Compounds: ó- (2)

Gloss.: ClV item (all-) allákafliga; Fr item allákafliga; Hertzb; AH; Fr4; NO item allákafliga

Literature: Seip 1949 [ANF 64] 159

Genre. (expected): religious works: 34 (29); historical works: 28 (19); contemporary sagas: 13 (8); romances: 10 (11); family sagas: 9 (13); learned works: 8 (3); legendary sagas: 6 (5); legal works: 2 (10);