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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

festning sb. f.

(cf. festing sb. f.)

trolovelse, (jur. bindende) ægteskabsaftale ‖ betrothal, legal marriage settlement

Forms: festning (1);

Compounds: klefa- (1)

Gloss.: EJ (festing); Fr; Anm; Fr4; NO

Literature: Jochens 1993 [ANF 108] 48ff.

Genre. (expected): legal works: 1 (0);

Christopher Sanders — December 2010