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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

eigin·orð sb. n. [eigin·orðs/eigins·orðs(var. NjM 241² → var. Njála 496⁵: AM 466 4° “E”)]

(cf. eiginnarorð sb. n., eignarorð sb. n.)

1) [e-s] eje, ejendomsret, ejerskab, besiddelse ‖ act of owning, property rights, ownership, possession (of sth.)
2) (spec. om fælleseje ‖ spec. of jointly-owned property)
3) [yfir e-u] (spec. om konges territorium og magtområde ‖ spec. of a king’s realm and area of dominion)
4) [við e-n / með e-jum] ægteskab, bryllup ‖ marriage, wedding

cf. simplex orð (771)

Forms: eiginorðs (6); eiginorðz (5); eiginorð (4); eigin orð (3); eiginorði (3); eigin orðe (3); eigínorðz (2); eigen orð (2); eiginord (2); éigin orþet (1); eigen orðs (1); æigænordæ (1); eigins orðs (1); eigin ordz (1); eiginn orði (1); eigin orðs (1); eigen ordz (1); eiginnords (1); æigenordh (1); eigenorþ (1); eiginordz (1); eiginordit (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Finsen; Fr; Hertzb; NO; Bl

Literature: Dennis, Foote & Perkins 2000 368, 401; Helgi Sk. Kjartansson pers. 2004 (konsulent april 2004) //; Magnús M. Lárusson 1959 [KLNM 4] 240; Maurer 1908 (Kirch) 541; Maurer 1909 162; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 183; Vilhjálmur Finsen 1849 [ANOH 1849] 236; Vilhjálmur Finsen 1883 600, 626

Genre. (expected): religious works: 11 (11); legal works: 10 (4); family sagas: 9 (5); charters: 4 (3); historical works: 3 (7); contemporary sagas: 3 (3); legendary sagas: 2 (2); romances: 1 (4);