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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hús·freyja, ·preyja, “·frǽgia”; “húst·” sb. f.

cf. simplex freyja (3)

Forms: (61); husfreyia (7); huspreyia (6); húsfreyja (6); husfreyiu (3); húspreyia (3); husfreia (2); huspreyiu (2); hwsfreyio (2); huspreyio (2); húsfreyju (2); hvspreyian (1); huspreia (1); h▹us◃preyia (1); hvsfreyia (1); husþryio (1); hvspreygia (1); húspreyja (1); ▹husp◃reyia (1); husprꝍya (1); hvsfreyiv (1); huspreygia (1); huspreygna (1); hvspreyia (1); hvsfrǽgia (1); huszfreia (1); husprꝍyu (1); húsfreyjo (1); hvsfreyɢiv (1); husfreyía (1); hospreyia (1); hvsfreyio (1); hvsfreyía (1);

Compounds: eigin- (1), garðs- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr item -preyja; Hertzb (húspreyja); Fischer; Bin; LP; AH -prøyia; deVr (hús); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM item (²Freyja); Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 124; Frimannslund 1962 [KLNM 7] 136; Grøtvedt 1939 95, 120; Hægstad 1915 50, 52, 55, 56; Hægstad 1916 111, 123-126; Lid 1933 122; Pettersen 2007 [CollMed 20] 60; Seip 1952 [APS 21] 30; Seip 1953 [MM 1953] 83; Seip 1955 144, 180, 244, 306; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 259

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 27 (14); religious works: 25 (30); historical works: 18 (20); charters: 15 (9); contemporary sagas: 12 (8); legal works: 8 (11); þættir: 6 (2); romances: 4 (12); learned works: 2 (4); unclassified: 1 (0);