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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

gríma sb. f. [-u]

1) maske, ansigtsdækning ‖ mask, face cover

cf. Falk 1919 109

 ● gríma fyrir andliti
2) (om hætte el. maske som del af hestrustning)

cf. Hoffmeyer 1961 [KLNM 6] 542-545

(Fr def. 3 ‘Menneskefigur’, def. 4 ‘Nat’ og def. 5 ‘mørk Tale’ er kun belagt i poesi)

Forms: grímu (4); grimu (4); grima (1); grymu (1); gríma (1); gríman (1); Grijma (1);

Compounds: dular- (1), kápu- (2), ná- (1)

Gloss.: EJ (cf. corr.); ClV; Fr; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Eken 1948 [MM 1948] 40-41; Falk 1912 39; Falk 1914 164; Falk 1919 109; Finnur Jónsson 1934-1935 [APS 9] 304; Hoffmeyer 1961 [KLNM 6] 542; Motz 1998 [MM 1998] 15; Olsen 1936 [ANF 52] 242-244

Genre. (expected): romances: 3 (1); family sagas: 3 (2); legendary sagas: 3 (1); þættir: 2 (0); historical works: 1 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — August 2014