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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

húfa sb. f. [-u; -ur]

I.

1) hue

 ● ein-/tvíbyrð húfa

cf. einbyrðr adj. def. 2

 ● hlaðbúin húfa

2) (om kirkelig hovedbeklædning)

3) kuppel, hvælv (på alterbaldakin, bygning)

II. (cogn.)

Forms: hufu (12); hufur (4); húfa (3); hvfv (2); hvfuo (2); hufa (2); hwfur (2); húfu (2); hufan (1); húfv (1); hufum (1); húfan (1); hvfum (1); hufna (1);

Compounds: ábóta- (2), barns- (1), bjarn·skinns- (2), dregla- (2), fluels- (1), grá·skinna- (2), grá·skinns- (2), gull- (2), kjalka- (1), konu- (1), lín- (5), pannazara- (1), panzara- (1), silki- (4), síri- (2), skinna- (2), skinn- (8), stál- (30)

Gloss.: EJ (cf. corr.); ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin item -húfa; Rím; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bugge 1956 [KLNM 1] 311 ff.; Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 25 f.; Falk 1919 90, 223; Guðbjörg Kristjánsdóttir 2000 160-163; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1889 149; Wallem 1910 55

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

Eva Rode — December 2011

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