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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

fat sb. n. [; *-]

(cf. fata sb. f.)

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1) klædestykke, tøj, klæder ‖ (piece of) of clothing, (coll. & pl. fǫt) clothes
 ● skifta fǫtum [e-m]
2) (om sengeklæder ‖ of bed clothing)
 ● leggjask til fata
3) (coll. & pl. fǫt)) bagage, fragt, varer ‖ (coll. & pl. fǫt)) luggage, baggage, packaged goods, freight, wares
4) fad, kar, ?måleenhed til flydende varer ‖ vessel, pail, ?unit of liquid measurement

Forms: fat (15); fot (9); fata (9); föt (7); fott (4); fatum (4); fǫt (4); fotum (3); fỏt (3); favt (3); Fott (2); faut (2); fǫtum (2); fꜵtom (1); fǫtin (1); fautin (1); fꝍt (1); fatom (1); fꜹtunum (1); fautum (1); fǿtvm (1); favtvm (1); fattum (1); favtvnvm (1); føtt (1); fatið (1); fath (1); fate (1); fotin (1);

Compounds: blý- (3), brauð- (1), fyr- (1), gǫngu·manna- (1), húð- (49), hvers·dags- (1), járn- (3), karla- (2), karl- (3), konu- (2), kven- (3), leir- (1), lýsis- (1), messu- (21), niðr·lags- (1), olíu- (1), prýði- (1), salt- (3), silfr- (1), skinn- (1), skip- (1), skó- (5), stangar·húð- (2), stein- (1), stór- (1), sund- (1), tin- (3), tré- (4), tví·bytnu- (3), vápn- (1), vermi- (1), vín- (4), yfir- (1), þilju- (3), þing- (2)

Gloss.: EJ (cf. corr.); ClV pl.; Fr; Hertzb; Bin -fat ; Rím; LP ¹˜²fat; AH; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL (cf. corr.)

Literature: Grøtvedt 1939 25; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1932-1934 338; Halldór Halldórsson 1958 59; Polomé 1986 662; Ruthström 2002 24; Seip 1955 108, 115; Stigum 1959 [KLNM 4] 130

Genre. (expected): legal works: 38 (8); religious works: 13 (22); historical works: 11 (14); family sagas: 8 (10); contemporary sagas: 6 (6); charters: 5 (6); legendary sagas: 2 (4);

Christopher Sanders — Oktober 2010