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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1ganga sb. f.

I.

1) walking
 ● taka á sik gǫngu
 ● taka til gǫngu
 ● vera á/í gǫngu [með e-m]
2) ability to walk
 ● taka gǫngu
3) manner of walking
4) (a) walk, path (sby follows), manner in which an approach to sth. is arranged or progresses
 ● gǫngu berr at/hjá [e-rs]
5) group, group activity
 ● vera (saman/samt) í gǫngu [með e-m]
6) (celestial) course
7) procession
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
8) pace, speed
9) sheep round-up
10) stride, (foot)step
11*?) behaviour

II. (cogn.)

III. (y. no.)

Forms: gongu (19); gaungu (10); gavngv (8); gǫngu (7); göngu (6); gongo (5); gangu (4); gangan (3); gaungo (3); Gǫngu (2); gỏngv (2); ganga (2); gǫnguna (2); gꜵngo (2); gꜹngu (2); gỏnngu (2); gꜹngv (2); gøngo (2); gongv (2); gongona (1); gangha (1); gǿngo (1); gonnguna (1); gonngvne (1); gangum (1); Gꜹngu (1); gꜹngvnni (1); ganghu (1); gǫngur (1); gỏngu (1); gaungunni (1); gǫ̉ngu (1); gaungr (1); Gꜵngor (1); gỏngur (1); gꜵngu (1); gøngu (1); gǫngum (1); gongum (1); gongunne (1); gongur (1);

Compounds: af- (8), aftr- (15), á- (22), at- (37), borðs·til- (1), brautar- (2), braut- (4), burt- (2), dag- (1), dags- (1), deili- (1), deilis- (5), djǫfla·at- (1), dǿgr- (1), efnis·af- (1), eftir- (10), ein- (2), elds·upp- (1), fimm·hrossa- (2), fjall- (6), fjár- (2), fjórtán·daga- (1), for- (8), frá- (3), fram- (48), fyrir- (9), fǫstu- (1), haga- (2), hand- (14), hand·sals- (1), haug- (2), heim- (3), her- (1), himin·ríkis·inn- (5), himin·tungla- (3), hirð- (1), holm- (50), hrossa- (2), hús- (3), í- (4), innar- (2), inn- (61), ís- (1), kapla- (2), ker- (1), kirkju- (6), kirkju·inn- (6), klaustra- (1), klaustra·inn- (2), klaustr- (1), kvenna·inn- (1), laga·eftir- (1), land- (15), lax- (1), lífs·inn- (1), lǫg·bergs- (3), mánaða·inn- (1), mark- (2), meðal- (32), með- (4), merkja- (4), miðil- (1), mis- (12), mót- (9), móti- (12), móts- (1), niðr- (7), nǽtr- (1), ofan- (7), of- (1), ór- (1), pílagríms- (1), reipa- (1), sam- (4), skemmtanar- (1), skipa- (1), skip- (2), skógar- (4), skrifta- (8), skriftar- (16), skyldu·skrifta- (1), sólar- (3), spor- (2), stóð·hrossa- (2), stór- (1), suðr- (19), sǽvar- (1), til- (7), tungl- (1), tungls- (3), um- (2), upp- (57), út- (49), vatns·yfir- (1), vega- (1), vegar- (1), veg- (1), við- (12), viðr- (39), vinda·upp- (1), yfir- (3), þing- (5), þriggja·daga- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin Gõngu-; Rím; LP; AH; Fr4 item: -gõngu-; NO; ÁBlM (ganga vb.); Bl

Literature: Guðbrandur Jónsson 1932-1934 254; Kålund 1908 [STUAGNL 37] xxiv; Rob & Wikman 1959 [KLNM 4] 628

Genre. (expected): religious works: 38 (27); family sagas: 20 (12); historical works: 17 (18); contemporary sagas: 9 (8); legal works: 7 (10); learned works: 6 (3); charters: 4 (8); romances: 3 (11); legendary sagas: 1 (4); þættir: 1 (2); unclassified: 1 (0);

Christopher Sanders — Oktober 2011