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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hestr, herstr sb. m. [-s, dat. -i; -ar]

I.

1) ukastreret hest, hingst

om hingste i hestekamp, cf. Solheim 1961 [KLNM 6] 538-540

   ‖  (propr. comp):
 ● etja hestum
2) (hest/hingst i den nordiske mytologi)
3) (hest som brugsdyr/værdigenstand/handelsvare) ridehest, transporthest)
4) (om dromedar)
5)
 ● gefa hest [e-m]
6) ørefigen, lussing, kindhest

II. (cogn.)

III. (proprial.)

(om stjernebilledet Pegasus, lat. Pegasus)

IV. (y. no.)

V. (propr. topogr.)

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Forms: hest (46); hestr (42); hesta (35); hesti (30); hestum (16); hestinn (12); hestar (12); hestvm (7); hestinum (6); hestinvm (6); hestz (5); hests (4); hestrinn (3); hestur (3); hestriɴ (3); Hestr (2); hestom (2); hestzins (2); hester (2); herst (2); hæst (2); herstr (2); hæstz (2); herstin (2); hersti (1); hersta (1); hesth (1); hæstzens (1); hẻstr (1); herstrin (1); heste (1); hæstvm (1); Heste (1); hestvren (1); Hestar (1); hestanna (1); hestaɴa (1); hestana (1); hæsta (1); hestiɴ (1); Hesta (1); hæsti (1); hestí (1); herstz (1);

Compounds: eir- (1), eyk- (3), fák- (1), fara- (1), farar- (1), fata- (1), fjǫgurra·kúa- (2), geld- (3), góð- (1), grað- (3), hirð- (1), hundraðs- (9), hvíldar- (1), jóla- (1), kapal- (3), kerru- (1), kinn- (11), klaka- (1), klyfja- (17), konunga- (1), korn- (1), kú·gildis- (6), messingar- (1), reið- (6), reiði- (1), riddara- (3), sel- (1), skreppu- (1), smala- (3), stað- (2), stóð- (12), taum- (1), tjóðr- (3), vagn- (3), vápn- (34), verk- (4), viðar- (1), víg- (2), vinnu- (1), þing- (3), þing·lags- (1), þriggja·kúa- (1), þriggja·marka- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; ClVErr; Fr; Hertzb; HertzbTill; Suppl4; Bin item Hesta-, -hestr (cf. corr.); Rím; LP; AH; deVr (cf. corr.); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 191; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 95; Marstrander 1915 62, 97; Ropeid 1962 [KLNM 7] 272; Seip 1955 137, 189, 302; Skårup 1991 [Opusc 9] 95

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 82 (32); legal works: 38 (25); learned works: 33 (8); historical works: 26 (46); contemporary sagas: 25 (19); religious works: 18 (70); romances: 18 (27); legendary sagas: 10 (11); charters: 10 (20); þættir: 6 (6); unclassified: 2 (1);

Eva Rode — Januar 2011