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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

danz sb. m. [-, dat. -i/-(JBpB 80²⁵); -ar]

I.

1) det at danse, dans (sands. med sang) ‖ dancing, dance (prob. with singing)
 ● slá danz slå kreds til dans, danse ‖ form a circle to dance, dance
 ● stíga danz træde dansen ‖ dance
2) (som social begivenhed) danseaften, dans ‖ (as a social event) a dance
3) dansevise, ballade ‖ dance-lyric, ballad

II. (cogn.)

Forms: danz (9); Danza (3); danza (3); dans (2); danzínvm (1); dannz (1); Dannza (1); davnzvm (1); danse (1); danzi (1); danz zɴ (1); dantza (1);

Gloss.: EJ -ns; ClV n.; Fr -ns; Fischer; Bin item -danz, Danza-; Rím -ns; AJ -ns; deVr (dans); Fr4 -ns; NO -ns; ÁBlM (dans); Bl -ns

Literature: Adamson 1957 [KLNM 2] 664-666; Holtsmark 1957 [KLNM 2] 659; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 291; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 45; Jón Samsonarson 1964Ï ix-xxviii; Seip 1955 210; Sigfús Blöndal 1933 [NK 24] ; Vésteinn Ólason 1982 [Rit 22] 35-42

Genre. (expected): contemporary sagas: 13 (2); romances: 6 (3); charters: 3 (2); religious works: 2 (7); legendary sagas: 1 (1);