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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2gildi sb. n.

I.

 ● til gildis
2) favour, esteem
3) drinking bout (‘convivium’ mainly arranged by a guild, cf. def. 4), feast
4) (the institution of a) brotherhood/guild

it is assumed that this usage is adopted from nty, cf. ÁBlM & deVr

   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● mikla gildi

Forms: gilldi (11); gildi (9); gilldis (6); gilldum (4); gildit (2); gilldí (2); gilddis (1); gillðis (1); gillði (1); gildhe (1); ÷÷÷gillde (1); gylldhe (1);

Compounds: á- (8), al- (4), ár- (1), á·sauðar·kú- (14), baug- (16), bú·fjár·kú- (2), bǿn·hús·kú- (1), fiska- (1), for- (1), full- (1), geita·kú- (1), geld·fjár·kú- (19), half- (3), haust·lags·kú- (1), hross·kú- (1), inn·stǿðu·kú- (1), kirkju·kú- (2), kross- (2), kú- (40), kví- (1), land·skyldar·kú- (1), leigu·kú- (2), lendra·manna·í- (1), lǫg- (1), mál·nytu·kú- (23), manns- (1), mikla- (2), nef- (7), ó- (4), presta- (3), skatt- (11), skulda- (2), vár·lags·kú- (1), þegn- (33), ǽr- (5)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb item -gildi; Suppl4; Fischer; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (gilda); Bl

Literature: Blom 1960 [KLNM 5] 308 ff.; Düwel 1987 337; Gerhold 2002 147, 167; Johannisson 1941 38 n. 1; Magnús M. Lárusson 1960 [KLNM 5] 313; Nordland 1956 [KLNM 1] 198-199; Pipping 1928 (Gullveig) 227

Genre. (expected): legal works: 14 (4); charters: 12 (3); historical works: 4 (7); contemporary sagas: 4 (3); family sagas: 3 (5); learned works: 2 (1); religious works: 1 (10);

Christopher Sanders — December 2011