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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

á·kvǽði sb. n. [-s; -]

(undertiden sammenbl. med atkvǽði sb. n.)

 ● leiða ákvǽðum [e-t] udtale sig (om ngt) ‖ make a statement (about sth.)
 ● með ákvǽðum med nøjagtig angivelse ‖ in detail
2) afgørelse/beslutning ‖ pronouncement
3) forordning, befaling ‖ ordinance, command
4) (lov)bestemmelse ‖ stipulation (in law)
5) overenskomst ‖ agreement
6) forudsigelse, guddommelig bestemmelse ‖ prediction, divine decree
(Fr “Laxd. 37” refererer indir. til ákvædi Hans Wium & Gunnlaugur Oddsson 1826 154⁷; cf. atkvæði Laxd 133¹¹)

cf. simplex kvǽði (59)

Forms: akuædum (3); ákvæðum (2); akveði (2); ákvæði (2); aakuædi (2); akvæde (1); akuæde (1); äkuedum (1); akuęði (1); akuædi (1); akvæðum (1); (1); aqvæþi (1); áákuædi (1); a quæþe (1); ækuadom (1);

Compounds: dóms·á·lykðar- (1)

Gloss.: ClV; ClVSuppl; Suppl2; Finsen; Fr; Hertzb; NO; Bl

Literature: Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 21, 34, 79-80, 82-3, 114, 323; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1932-1934 181

Genre. (expected): religious works: 5 (6); family sagas: 4 (3); contemporary sagas: 4 (2); legal works: 3 (2); historical works: 3 (4); charters: 2 (2); unclassified: 1 (0);