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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

gim·steinn sb. m.

cf. simplex steinn (291)

Forms: gimsteinn (10); gimstein (9); gimsteinum (8); gimsteina (6); gimsteinar (6); gimsteinom (4); gimsteini (3); gimstæin (3); gimsteinvm (2); geimsteinum (2); gimmsteinumm (1); gim steinn (1); gimstæinn (1); gymsteinum (1); gim-steinum (1); geimsteina (1); geimsteinn (1); gimm ... steinum (1); geimsteinom (1); gymsteinvm (1); gímsteinum (1); ginsteinum (1); gimsteinarnir (1); gymsteina (1); gimsteininum (1);

Compounds: heilag·leiks- (1), mis·kunnar- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Fischer; LP; deVr (gimr); Fr4 item: gymsteinn; NO item gym-; ÁBlM (gim(u)r); Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 75, 158; Bugge 1905 160; Finnur Jónsson 1921 (KultSprog) 69; Kahle 1901 [ANF 17] 103f; Kahle 1901 [ANF 17] 112; Salvesen 1968 40; Seip 1955 155; Skårup 1991 [Opusc 9] 97

Genre. (expected): religious works: 33 (18); romances: 23 (7); contemporary sagas: 5 (5); historical works: 3 (12); legendary sagas: 2 (3); learned works: 2 (2);