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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

gerna, gørna adv. [compar. -ara, superl. -ast]

(cf. gernan adv., gjarna adv., gjarnan adv.)

I.

1) gerne
2) hellere

II. (y. no.)

Forms: gerna (25); gjærna (5); gięrna (1); giærna (1); giorna (1); gærna (1); gærnazst (1); gernare (1);

Gloss.: Fr item gernara; Hertzb (gjarna); NO

Literature: Seip 1932 352; Seip 1955 298

Genre. (expected): charters: 22 (3); romances: 7 (4); legal works: 4 (3); unclassified: 2 (0); religious works: 1 (10);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — December 2018