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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

daufr adj.

I.

1) [e-u] [frá e-u] døv, som vender det døve øre (til ngt) ‖ deaf, deaf (to sth.)
2) sløv ‖ sluggish
3) livløs ‖ lifeless

II. (cogn.)

Forms: daufr (9); daufir (8); dauf (6); daufur (5); daufa (5); daufum (4); daufi (3); daufan (2); dauft (2); dꜹ́fr (1); davft (1); dꜹfa (1); dỏfvm (1); davfvir (1); dꜹft (1); dꜹfr (1); davfvr (1); daufer (1); daufva (1); dꜹfir (1); dꜹfan (1); dauvir (1); daupt (1); dǫufr (1); davfa (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Suppl4 dõufr; Bin Daufi; Rím; LP; Med; AH; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Heidermanns 1993 148; Kaiser 1998 132; Seip 1955 291; Sverdrup 1911 [ANF 27] 26

Genre. (expected): religious works: 33 (16); historical works: 10 (10); contemporary sagas: 6 (4); legal works: 4 (6); romances: 2 (6); family sagas: 2 (7); learned works: 1 (2); þættir: 1 (1); charters: 1 (5);