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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

glys, glis sb. n.

1) glitter, flashiness, ostentation, show
 ● þessa heims glys
2) finery, fancy goods, trinkets

Forms: glys (12); glysi (3); glis (3); glvsi (1); glẏs (1); glysí (1);

Compounds: djǫfuls- (1), heims- (1), kven- (2), veraldar- (3), ǫfundar- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr item glis; Hertzb glis; AH; deVr item; Fr4; NO item glis; ÁBlM item glis; Bl

Literature: Sverdrup 1911 [ANF 27] 19; Wallem 1910 127

Genre. (expected): religious works: 9 (6); historical works: 3 (4); learned works: 3 (1); romances: 2 (2); legal works: 2 (2); charters: 1 (2); family sagas: 1 (3);

Christopher Sanders — Juli 2012