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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

eymð, “ø̨md” sb. f. [-ar; -ir]

1) (item pl. eymðir) elendighed, nød ‖ (item pl. eymðir) misery, wretchedness
 ● angr ok eymð
 ● eymð ok vesǫlð
2) nærighed ‖ stinginess

Forms: eymd (21); eymð (12); eymdar (2); eymdir (1); eẏmd (1); œymd (1); aymþ (1); ø̨md (1); eymðir (1); eimd (1); eymðvm (1); æymðir (1); e◃ymð (1);

Gloss.: EJ -md; ClV (eymd); Fr -md; Rím -md; LP; deVr (eyma) -md; NO -md; Bl -md

Genre. (expected): religious works: 25 (12); historical works: 6 (8); romances: 6 (5); contemporary sagas: 4 (3); legal works: 1 (4); legendary sagas: 1 (2); learned works: 1 (1); þættir: 1 (1);

Christopher Sanders — April 2010