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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

dóm·stóll sb. m. [·stóls, dat. ·stóli; ·stólar]

(cf. dǿmistóll sb. m.)

1) dommers stol ‖ seat on which a judge sits
2) dommersæde, domstol ‖ seat of judgement, tribunal
3) (om Guds/Jesu dommertrone/dommersæde/domstol på dommedag ‖ of God’s/Jesus’ throne/seat of judgement/tribunal on Doomsday)

cf. simplex stóll (190)

Forms: domstol (13); domstole (4); domstoli (4); dómstól (3); dómstol (2); dómstóle (2); domstólom (1); dóm stól (1); domstola (1); dómstólinn (1); dómstóls (1); domstolom (1); dómstóli (1); dom-stóle (1); dómstola (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; LP; AH; NO; BL

Literature: Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 131-132; Kålund 1877 110-118; Kålund 1879-1882 77-79, 405; Lúðvík Ingvarsson 1970 11, 35, 97, 212, 246

Genre. (expected): religious works: 32 (10); learned works: 2 (1); historical works: 2 (6); romances: 1 (4);