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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

form sb. n.

1) [e-rs/e-s] form, skikkelse ‖ shape, form
2) (om ting) indretning, præsentation, udformning, (om mennesker) udseende ‖ (of things) arrangement, presentation, design, (of people) appearance
 ● með slíku formi
3) afbildning, skulptur ‖ image, sculpture
4) formulering (i skrift), udtryksmåde ‖ verbal formulation (usually written), ***phraseology
 ● eftir/með formi, undir form/formi [e-s/e-rs]
5)
 ● eftir formi kristni/...
 ● eftir reglunnar formi
6*) ?formel handling, formular ‖ ?formula
7*) ?bogbænk el. læsepult (cf. bókaformi sb. m., cf. y. isl. ‘formi’) ‖ ?book-bench or lectern

Forms: formi (27); form (24); forme (3); fỏrm (1); fỏrme (1);

Compounds: á- (1), arnar- (1), bǿnar- (1), klerk·dóms- (1), laga- (1), latínu- (1), líkams- (2), setningar- (1), trúar- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; ClVSuppl; Fr; Fischer; Rím; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 278; Guðbjörg Kristjánsdóttir 2000 156; Hjörleifur Stefánsson 1997 28; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 280, 283 bis, 284; Kreutzer 1977 216-218; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 28, 104, 110, 241, 364

Genre. (expected): religious works: 43 (15); charters: 4 (4); romances: 4 (6); contemporary sagas: 3 (4); historical works: 2 (10);

Christopher Sanders — August 2010