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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

alfr sb. m. [; -ar]

I.

alf ‖ elf

II. (cogn.)

Forms: alfar (4); alfr (4); álfr (2); álfar (1); Ólfs (1); alfa (1); aalfr (1); Alfar (1); alfum (1);

Compounds: døkk- (2), ljós- (1), rauð- (1), svarta- (1), svart- (3)

Gloss.: ClV; Fr; Bin; Rím; LP ¹alfr, ³Alfr; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (¹álfur), ²Álfur; Bl

Literature: Kuhn 1973 [Hoops² 1] 130-132; Lid 1956 [KLNM 1] 121-123; Sundqvist 2005 242; Ármann Jakobsson 2006 [SS 78]

Genre. (expected): legendary sagas: 4 (1); historical works: 4 (3); romances: 3 (2); religious works: 2 (4); þættir: 1 (0); family sagas: 1 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);

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