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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

gáfa sb. f.

I.

gift (often spiritual)

II. (y. isl.)

Forms: gáfum (2); gafuor (2); gaffur (1); gꜳfur (1); gafa (1); gꜳfa (1); gäffur (1); gaaffumm (1); gafuo (1); gafvr (1); gafur (1); gáfur (1); gaafur (1); ga̋ffur (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; ClVSuppl; Suppl1; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Rím; WN; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 272; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 278; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 45; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 54, 105, 108, 251, 363, 376; Wolf 1994 [ANF 109] 131

Genre. (expected): charters: 4 (1); religious works: 4 (4); þættir: 3 (0); romances: 2 (2); unclassified: 1 (0); contemporary sagas: 1 (1); legal works: 1 (1);

Christopher Sanders — Oktober 2011