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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

altaris·steinn, alteris· sb. m. [; ·steinar]

(cf. altarasteinn sb. m.)

altersten (ɔ: alterpladen som evt. har et hulrum hvori kirkens relikvier opbevares) ‖ altar-slab (ɔ: the horizontal surface of the altar which could contain a hollowed-out repository to house relics)

cf. simplex steinn (291)

Forms: alltaris steinn (3); alltarissteinar (3); alltaris stein (3); alltarisstæinar (2); alltaristeinn (2); alltaris steinar (1); alltaris steirn (1); alltarissteina (1); alltaris ... steinn (1); alteris stæinnen (1); alltaris stæinar (1); alltarissteynar (1); alltarissteinn (1); Alltariss steinar (1); Alltariss steinn (1);

Gloss.: EJ (cf. corr.); ClV (altari); Fr; Hertzb; Fr4; NO; Bl

Literature: Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 184; Guðbjörg Kristjánsdóttir 2000 194; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1919-1929 [SSÍ 5:6] 289-291; Magnús M. Lárusson 1956 [KLNM 1] 114-115; Wallem 1910 49-51; Wallem 1910 49-51, 63

Genre. (expected): charters: 21 (2); legal works: 2 (2);

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