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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

efi sb. m. [-a]

(cf. ¹ef sb. n., if sb. n., ifi sb. m.)

[á e-u / á ! um e-t / um e-t] tvivl, usikkerhed ‖ doubt, uncertainty
  1 uden at tvivle, uden tvivl (i sindet), uden forbehold, uden tøven, ufortøvet ‖ without doubting, free of doubt, without reservation, without hesitation
  2 uden tvivl, helt sikkert, sandelig ‖ undoubtedly, for certain, certainly
 ● (fyrir) útan efa uden tvivl, helt sikkert ‖ undoubtedly, for certain

Forms: efa (21); efi (2); ęua (1); efann (1); æfa (1);

Gloss.: EJ (ifi); ClV; AJ; deVr (if sb.); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (ef sb.); BL

Genre. (expected): religious works: 19 (7); historical works: 6 (4); legal works: 1 (2);