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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

eftir·láta vb. [præs. sg. ·lǽtr]

(cf. láta vb.)

1) [e-n/e-t] [í e-u] efterlade ‖ leave behind
2) [e-u] give efter (for ngt), følge (råd) ‖ give way (to sth.), follow (advice)
 ● ‖ præt. part.: eftirlátinn [e-m] hengiven, tro ‖ faithful

cf. simplex láta (1668)

Forms: eptir lata (3); epterlata (2); æpter lata (1); eptirlatinn (1); eftir latiþ (1); eftirlatinn (1); eftirlatner (1); eptir lætr (1); eftir late (1); eptir latit (1); eptirlata (1); eptirlatnum (1); eftir latnir (1); eptir latin (1); eftir lętr (1); eptirlátit (1); eptir latnum (1); eftir lata (1);

Gloss.: Suppl4 -látinn; AH eptirlátinn ; Fr4 eptirlátinn; Bl

Genre. (expected): religious works: 14 (6); historical works: 3 (4); legal works: 1 (2); legendary sagas: 1 (1); romances: 1 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);