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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2fár sb. n. [-s]

1) [e-m] ulykke, skade, fare ‖ hurt, damage, danger
 ● í illu fári [um !]
2) ond hensigt, ondskab, had, lidenskab, vrede ‖ evil intent, malice, hatred, vehemence, fury
3) svig, uredelig handel ‖ fraud, fraudulent dealings
4) uretmæssigt/ulovligt gods ‖ fraudulent goods

Forms: fár (7); fari (4); far (3); fári (3); fare (2); fárs (1); fars (1); fa▹re◃ (1);

Compounds: hjarta- (1), óða- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP; AH; AJ; deVr; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 81; Gering 1916 [ANF 32] 17; Nygaard 1917 22; Seip 1951 [MM 1951] 6; Sverdrup 1911 [ANF 27] 19

Genre. (expected): legal works: 7 (2); religious works: 4 (6); romances: 2 (2); contemporary sagas: 2 (2); family sagas: 2 (3); historical works: 2 (4); learned works: 2 (1); legendary sagas: 1 (1);

Christopher Sanders — December 2010