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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ein·kunn sb. f. [·kunnar/·kannar(var. Jb 286¹³: GKS 3271 4° “i²”); -ir, dat. ·kunnum/·kǫnnum(Jb 286¹⁴)]

(cf. einkannan sb. f., einkenna sb. f., einkunnan sb. f.)

[á e-u] kendetegn, ejermærke (på dyr) ‖ distinguishing mark, owner’s mark (on livestock)

cf. simplex -kunn (0)

Forms: æ̨inkunn (3); einkuɴ (3); einkuɴir (2); einkunn (2); einkannar (1); einkvɴ (1); (1); einkunnar (1); eínkuɴir (1); einkuɴer (1); einkunnum (1); einkǫnnum (1);

Compounds: erfða- (3)

Gloss.: ClV; Fr; Hertzb; AJ; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Agerholt 1959 [ANF 74] 237; Cederschiöld 1887 [ANOH 1887] 52-53; Magnús M. Lárusson 1958 [KLNM 3] 543-544; Maurer 1910 16, 18, 21

Genre. (expected): legal works: 16 (2); religious works: 1 (5); charters: 1 (1);