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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hlass sb. n. [; *-]

(cf. lás sb. n.)

1) [e-s] læs (på vogn, slæde, hesteryg)
2) (som mængdeangivelse, cf. ‘hlasshvalr’ og Magnús M. Lárusson 1962 [KLNM 7] 170)

cf. Helgi Sk. Kjartansson 1994 [Skáldsk 3] 249-250

3) (fig.) noget byrdefuldt, besvær
 ● leggjask/koma (með) þungu hlassi á bak [e-m]

Forms: hlass (5); lasse (4); loss (3); lass (3); hlassit (2); hlassi (2); hlassid (1); gera (1); hlossom (1); las (1); hlassinu (1); hlasse (1);

Compounds: farar- (1), fjala- (3), grjót- (1), hey- (5), heys- (4), hrís- (1), mǽli- (8), streng·viðar- (1), sumar- (1), timbr- (3), vagn- (3), vagns- (1), viðar- (9)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb (lass); deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Helgi Sk. Kjartansson 1994 [Skáldsk 3] 249-250; Kölbing 1898 [ASB 7] 91

Genre. (expected): legal works: 7 (2); family sagas: 7 (3); romances: 6 (3); historical works: 2 (4); þættir: 1 (1); learned works: 1 (1); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);

Alex Speed Kjeldsen — Oktober 2011