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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hand·sax sb. n.

cf. simplex sax (58)

Forms: (10); handsax (3); handsauxum (2); han▹d◃saxi (2); handsaxi (1); handsoxum (1); handsꜹxvm (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; LP; NO; Bl

Literature: Falk 1914 9, 12-13

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 5 (2); romances: 3 (2); religious works: 3 (5); þættir: 3 (0); contemporary sagas: 2 (1); historical works: 2 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (1); learned works: 1 (1);