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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1fasta, “forstv”, “faurstu” sb. f.

I.

1) det at faste, faste, sult, (om kirkelig pønitense) faste, (kirkelig) fastetid, fasteperiode
 ● fasta fǫstu
2) (spec.) (om den store årlige faste inden påske) langefaste, fasten
 ● ganga í fǫstu
 ● mið fasta
3) (ved udmåling af tid)

II. (y. isl.)

Forms: fasta (29); fastu (17); fostu (13); fosto (10); faustu (5); fostum (5); fostur (5); fastum (4); fǫstor (4); favsto (3); fostv (3); fastur (3); fastan (2); faustum (2); fꜵstum (2); fǫstuna (2); fꜵstom (2); fꜵsto (2); föstur (2); fỏstur (2); föstu (2); fösto (2); fǫstom (1); fósto (1); fǫstv (1); fǫstunni (1); fastunni (1); faustuna (1); fꜵstur (1); fǫstu (1); fỏstuna (1); fỏstu (1); faurstu (1); fostor (1); fasttvm (1); fostuna (1); fostvm (1); fꜵstu (1); forstv (1); fasta (1); fásta (1); fasto (1); favstv (1); fỏstum (1); faustur (1); faustom (1); fostvnnar (1); fꜵstunnar (1); fỏstv (1);

Compounds: allra·manna- (2), andar- (1), annarra·dǿgra- (1), boð- (3), -daga-, dag- (6), -dǿgra-, -dǿgris-, -dǿgru-, fjóru·tigi·daga- (3), frjá·daga- (4), frjá·dags- (1), fǫstu·nátta- (2), gagn- (10), gangs- (1), í·gangs- (4), jóla- (55), kar- (2), langa- (85), langa·frjá·dags- (2), lang- (1), laugar·daga- (1), líkams- (1), lǫg- (6), mið- (15), mið·viku·daga- (1), mið·viku·dags- (1), nátt- (3), níu·vikna- (41), nǽtr- (1), sex·dǿgra- (2), sex·dǿgru- (1), sex·vikna- (2), sjau·vikna- (10), skyldu- (2), tveggja·daga- (1), vatn- (15), viku- (1), þriggja·daga- (1), þriggja·dǿgra- (1), þriggja·nátta- (1), þurr- (7), þvátt·daga- (1)

Gloss.: EJ ¹fasta; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; LP; AH; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; Walter; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bull 1926 [MM 1926] 200; Bøe 1959 [KLNM 4] 189; Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 32,202,210,268,286,288-9,298; Guðbjörg Kristjánsdóttir 2000 201-2; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1932-1934 169-170; Hellberg 1986 [MM 1986] 47; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 285; Hødnebø 1959 [KLNM 4] 194; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 44; Magnús M. Lárusson 1959 [KLNM 4] 191; Seip 1955 209; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 106, 150, 151

Genre. (expected): legal works: 84 (14); religious works: 33 (39); contemporary sagas: 9 (11); historical works: 7 (25); charters: 6 (11); family sagas: 2 (18); unclassified: 2 (1); romances: 2 (15); learned works: 2 (5); þættir: 1 (3);

Helle Degnbol — Juli 2011