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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

heimskr, “heimsr” adj. [comp. -ari, superl. -astr]

I.

1) enfoldig, uforstandig, dum
2) af slet karakter, umoralsk
 ● heita (maðr) at heimskari

II. (cogn.)

III. (y. isl.)

Forms: heimskr (14); heimska (7); heimskur (6); heimskare (6); heimskum (5); heimski (5); heimsk (4); heimscra (3); heímskr (3); heimskan (3); heimsk (2); heymskur (2); heimskra (2); heimskir (2); hæimscum (2); hæímsca (1); heimskazta (1); heimaskari (1); heimsca (1); heimskt (1); heimskazti (1); hæimskir (1); hæimskazti (1); heímskur (1); heimskasti (1); héimscra (1); heimscr (1); heimskæ (1); heimscer (1); hæimskastr (1); heimscom (1); heimscasti (1); hæimsca (1); hæimskr (1);

Compounds: ó- (3), skap- (1)

Gloss.: ClV item (all-) allheimskr, (jafn) jafnheimskr; Fr item allheimskr; Hertzb; Bin Heimski; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 325; Bøe 1961 [KLNM 6] 251; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 94; Kramarz-Bein 1999 69; Males 2006 [CollMed 19] 71; Páll Vídalín 1854 236 f.; Rask 1831 5; Seip 1955 155; Sverrir Tómasson 1988 [Rit 33] 312

Genre. (expected): religious works: 20 (21); family sagas: 18 (10); romances: 16 (8); historical works: 9 (14); legal works: 6 (8); þættir: 4 (2); legendary sagas: 4 (3); learned works: 3 (2); unclassified: 2 (0); contemporary sagas: 2 (6); charters: 1 (6);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — December 2016