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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

dóm(s)·staðr sb. m. [dat. -]

1) domsted, domstol ‖ place of judgement, court
2) sted for domsmandsret, sted (udpeget af sagsøger) hvor dommerpanel skal sidde ‖ site for a panel court, place (appointed by the plaintiff) where a panel of judges is to sit

cf. simplex staðr (987)

Forms: domstað (3); domstaðeɴ (2); domstaðr (1); dómsstaðnum (1); dómstað (1); dóm staðeɴ (1); domstaðiɴ (1); dom stað (1);

Gloss.: EJ dóm-; ClV dóm-; Fr dóm-; Hertzb dóm-; NO dóm-; Bl dóm-

Literature: Halvorsen 1958 [KLNM 3] 215-216; Maurer 1907ÏÏ 139; Maurer 1909 513-514; Maurer 1910 361

Genre. (expected): legal works: 8 (1); learned works: 2 (0); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);