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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

getnuðr, getnaðr, “getad-” sb. m. [-aðar; -aðir]

I.

1) creation, invention
2) conception, pregnancy
3) birth
4) foetus, progeny, offspring
5) satisfaction, liking
6) narrative, account

II. (y. isl.)

Forms: getnað (8); getnaðr (6); getnadar (6); getnat (5); getnadi (4); getnad (4); getnaði (4); getnaðar (3); getnaðe (3); getnadr (3); getnadrinn (2); gætnaðe (2); getnadarins (1); getnaðinum (1); getnadirner (1); getnadir (1); getnadhir (1); gjetnadar (1); gætnadi (1); getnade (1); getnoþ (1); getnoþr (1); gethnadi (1); getnaþar (1); getnaþe (1); getnadinum (1); getnaðinn (1); gethnade (1); gætnad (1); getnaþi (1);

Compounds: barn- (19), barns- (3), endr- (1), fagnaðar- (1), frum- (5), girndar- (1), sneypingar- (1), sona- (1)

Gloss.: EJ -aðr; ClV -aðr; ClVSuppl -aðr; Suppl2 -aðr; Fr -aðr; Hertzb -aðr; Suppl4; LP -aðr; Med adr, item getadr; AH -aðr; deVr (geta) -aðr; Fr4 item getnaðr; NO -aðr; ÁBlM (geta) -aðr; Bl -aður

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 244; Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 252, 254; Seip 1955 180; Seip 1957 [KLNM 2] 484

Genre. (expected): religious works: 42 (18); romances: 11 (7); historical works: 6 (12); legal works: 3 (6); þættir: 2 (1); unclassified: 1 (0); family sagas: 1 (8); learned works: 1 (2); charters: 1 (5);

Christopher Sanders — November 2011