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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

eining sb. f. [-ar, dat. -u/-; -ar]

1) (talstørrelse på) en ‖ (numerical quantity of) one
2) ?regneenhed ‖ ?mathematical unit
3) enhed, hele (vs. dele), helhed ‖ unit, whole (vs. parts), entity
4) (spec. i forb. m. treenigheden) enhed ‖ (spec. in conn. with the Holy Trinity) unity
5) samdrægtighed, fællesskab, forbund ‖ concord, fellowship, union

Forms: eining (8); einingu (5); einingar (5); einingo (3); eningh (2); æining (1); eininginni (1); eininghu (1); eíningv (1); éiningo (1); æiningo (1); éining (1); einiɴgv (1); einingv (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; LP; AH; NO; Bl

Literature: Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 208, 252; Ásdís Egilsdóttir 2000 254

Genre. (expected): religious works: 23 (8); historical works: 4 (6); romances: 2 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (1); legal works: 1 (3); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);