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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hosa sb. f. [-u; -ur]

I.

tætsiddende benbeklædning med el. uden fod, hose, gamache, lang strømpe

oprindelig beklædningsgenstanden mellem leistr og brók, cf. item Falk 1919 125-127

II. (y. no.)

Forms: hosum (11); hosur (10); hosor (5); hosuna (3); hosna (3); hossvr (2); hosu (2); hosom (2); Hosur (1); hosan (1); hoso (1);

Compounds: bryn- (26), bukk·skinns- (1), dramb- (4), geit·skinns- (1), járn- (4), kordúna- (1), kordúnu- (1), leðr- (3), naut·skinns- (1), skinn- (6), skrúð- (1), stig- (1), treyju- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 14, 23; Falk 1919 125-127 passim; Marstrander 1915 120

Genre. (expected): historical works: 11 (7); charters: 8 (3); religious works: 5 (10); family sagas: 5 (5); romances: 4 (4); contemporary sagas: 2 (3); legal works: 2 (4); legendary sagas: 2 (2); unclassified: 1 (0); þættir: 1 (1);

Alex Speed Kjeldsen — Januar 2012