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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1geta, “getta” sb. f.

guess, conjecture, guessing
 ● fara/ganga eftir/fjarri/at ... getu [e-rs/e-m]
 ● leiða getum [e-t / um e-t]
 ● getur eru á [■ / ! um e-t]

Forms: getur (14); getu (10); geta (9); getum (8); getv (5); getor (3); geto (3); getvr (2); getvm (1); getta (1); getr (1); getan (1); gietur (1); g▹e◃tur (1);

Compounds: harka- (1), í- (1), ill- (3), spá- (1), verð- (3)

Gloss.: EJ (get); ClV; Fr; LP ¹˜²geta; deVr (geta vb.); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (geta vb.); Bl

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 19 (7); historical works: 16 (10); religious works: 8 (15); þættir: 7 (1); romances: 4 (6); contemporary sagas: 4 (4); legendary sagas: 2 (2);

Christopher Sanders — Marts 2012