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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1ein·feldi sb. f. [-]

(cf. einfeldi sb. n.)

1) enfoldighed, enfoldig godhed, oprigtighed ‖ simplicity, simple goodness, sincerity
2) enfoldighed, svagt intellekt, dårskab ‖ simple-mindedness, weak intellect, folly

cf. simplex -feldi (0)

Forms: einfelldi (6); einfellde (4); einfeldi (2); einfelldinnar (1); einfelldin (1); æinfelde (1); ęinfelldi (1); eínfelldi (1);

Compounds: dúfu- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClVSuppl; Suppl1; Fr

Literature: Walter 1976 46

Genre. (expected): religious works: 16 (4); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);