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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hús·frú, ·prú, hústrú, “-þryio” sb. f.

cf. simplex frú (208)

Forms: (64); husfru (30); hustru (8); husfrur (7); hvsfrv (5); hvstrv (3); húsfrú (2); hustrurnar (1); hvsfru (1); husfrvr (1); húsfru (1); husfrúm (1); Husfru (1); husfruin (1); hustrunar (1); husfruinnar (1); hvsfrvr (1);

Compounds: eigin- (9)

Gloss.: ClV (húsfreyja); ClVSuppl hústrú; Fr item hústrú; Hertzb item hústrú; Fischer; Rím; LP; WN hústrú; deVr (hús); Fr4; NO item hústrú; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 124, 252; Frimannslund 1962 [KLNM 7] 136; Hamre 1961 [KLNM 6] 509; Hægstad 1915 126, 132; Kjellberg 1974 [KLNM 18] 399; Kölbing 1898 [ASB 7] 102; Magnús M. Lárusson 1961 [KLNM 6] 512; Pettersen 2007 [CollMed 20] 60; Seip 1955 269, 274, 291, 300; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 103, 117, 118, 258, 259, 362; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 30, 103, 106, 258, 259, 362

Genre. (expected): religious works: 58 (33); charters: 32 (9); historical works: 10 (21); contemporary sagas: 10 (9); romances: 8 (13); unclassified: 6 (0); family sagas: 3 (15); learned works: 2 (4);