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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

dóttir sb. f. [dóttur, dat. dóttur/dǿtr/dóttir, acc. dóttur/dóttir, nom. dóttir/dóttur; dǿtr, gen. dǿtra (cf. Bandle 1956 [BA 17], 265-266)]

1) datter ‖ daughter
2) (i moderlig/faderlig tiltale til ubeslægtet kvinde med lavere social status ‖ in a motherly/fatherly address to a woman of lower social status who is not a family member)
3) (om kvindelig (åndelig) arvtager/efterfølger ‖ of a female (spiritual) heir/successor)
4) (om kvindelig indbygger i land/by ‖ of a female inhabitant of a country/city)
5) (om kirke i forhold til sin moderinstitution ‖ of a church in relation to its mother institution)

Forms: dotter (32); dottir (20); dottor (19); dottur (12); dóttir (10); dꝍtr (6); dóttur (5); dœttr (4); dætrum (4); dóttor (4); dottvr (4); dœtr (3); døtr (3); déotr (3); dótter (3); Dotter (2); ðottir (2); dętra (2); dætur (2); dꝍtra (2); dæ̉tr (2); (2); dættr (1); dotterr (1); dættur (1); dædrnar (1); dꝍtter (1); d́tr (1); dattr (1); dꝍttr (1); dꝍttrum (1); dætr (1); Dottir (1); dottr (1); Dętr (1); dąttr (1); dętur (1); dꝍttrom (1); döttr (1); dotturinni (1); dóttr (1); dęttrum (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; ClVErr; Fr; Hertzb; HertzbTill; Suppl4; Rím; LP; AH; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 265-267; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 75; Jochens 1996 212-213; Kålund 1883 [STUAGNL 11] xxxii; Seip 1952 [APS 21] 29; Seip 1955 15 28 40 67 72 113 241 256; Seip FEST 1954 148

Genre. (expected): legal works: 77 (16); religious works: 27 (44); family sagas: 18 (20); historical works: 14 (29); learned works: 14 (5); romances: 8 (17); legendary sagas: 5 (7); contemporary sagas: 3 (12);