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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1eigin sb. n. [-s]

1) (ngns) eget, det som tilhører (ngn), ejendom ‖ (one’s) own, what belongs (to sby), property
2) (spec.) jordejendom, jord, territorium ‖ (spec.) landed property, land, territory

Forms: eigin (18); æigin (3); eigine (3); eigen (1); ægin (1); éigeɴ (1); æigins (1); eigins (1); éigin (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr ¹eigin; AH; deVr ¹eigin; Fr4; NO ²eigin; ÁBlM (eiginn); Bl

Literature: Bjorvand 1994 111-112; Gurevich 1970 [MSc 2] 43

Genre. (expected): religious works: 19 (8); legal works: 5 (3); historical works: 5 (5); family sagas: 1 (4);