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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

dándi·maðr, ·mann sb. m. [dat. dándi/dándu·manni; dándi/dándu·menn, gen. dándi/dánda/dándu·manna, dat. dándi/dándu·mǫnnum]

(cf. dándismaðr sb. m., dánimaðr sb. m., dóndimaðr sb. m.)

brav/agtværdig mand, (pl. dándimenn i tiltale) ærede mænd/folk! ‖ reputable man, man of standing, (pl. in an address) worthy men/people!

cf. simplex maðr (1289)

Forms: dandi monnum (3); dandimonnum (2); danndemonnom (1); dandvmanna (1); dandv manne (1); dande menn (1); dannde monnvm (1); dandæ mæn (1); dandumenn (1); dandemanne (1); dandimenn (1); dande mann (1); dandimanne (1); dandhimann (1); dandumonnum (1); dande monnum (1); dandemanna (1); danda (!) manna (1); dándi menn (1); dꜳndi ... menn (1); dandimanna (1); dandi ... manni (1); dande meɴ (1); dandi menn (1); dandhe monnom (1);

Gloss.: Suppl2; AJ; deVr; Fr4; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Karker 1957 [KLNM 2] 650-651; Kock 1904 [ANF 20] 49; Seip 1915 95-99; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 42, 43, 44, 102, 103, 110,

Genre. (expected): charters: 22 (2); family sagas: 2 (3); unclassified: 1 (0); legal works: 1 (3); romances: 1 (3); learned works: 1 (1);