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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hǿgendi, hǿgyndi, “hægínnanna”, {“hæind-”} sb. n. [; -]

(cf. hagendi sb. n., hógendi sb. n.)

I.

1) (pl.) bekvemmelighed, behag, gavn, lindring
 ● leita hǿgenda [e-m]
2) (pl.) økonomiske midler, ressourcer
 ● at hǿgendum
3) (hoved)pude, hynde, bolster, dyne

cf. Franzén 1958 [KLNM 3] 395-396, Kolsrud 1959 [KLNM 4] 396

II. (y. no.)

Forms: hæginda (11); hægindi (6); hœgende (4); hægendi (4); hæginndi (4); hœgindit (3); hægindet (2); hỏghindi (2); hæginnda (2); hœghende (2); hæginði (2); høgenda (2); hœgendi (2); hꝍgendi (2); hꝍgende (2); hœgenda (2); hæinde (2); hœgindi (2); hægindit (2); hœgindin (2); hægindít (1); hæginðe (1); høgiende (1); hœgendhe (1); hegende (1); hæindi (1); hægindinv (1); hægindum (1); hægindum (1); hẻgende (1); hægenndi (1); hægíndín (1); hæginndit (1); hęgindum (1); høgende (1); hæ̋genda (1); hỏgiɴdi (1); hæginde (1); heginde (1); hœginda (1); hægínnanna (1); hægindið (1); hægindin (1); høgindi (1); høgyɴdin (1); hegenda (1); hœgendinu (1); hœgindinu (1); høgyndit (1); hegindum (1); hægíndít (1); hǫgiɴdom (1); hægindinu (1); hꝍghenda (1);

Compounds: bú- (1), bús- (2), dún- (1), lín- (1), ó- (57), silki- (2), teflings- (3)

Gloss.: EJ -indi; ClV hægindi pl.; Fr -indi; Hertzb; AH; deVr (-hœgð) -indi; Fr4 -indi; NO; ÁBlM (hægur) hægindi; Bl hægindi

Literature: Falk 1919 208; Franzén 1958 [KLNM 3] 395; Johannisson 1941 42 note 3; Kolsrud 1959 [KLNM 4] 396; Magerøy 1985 [Opusc 8] 109; Seip 1943 [MM 1943] 123; Seip 1955 271; Seip 1955 82; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1889 184, 221

Genre. (expected): charters: 21 (7); family sagas: 15 (11); religious works: 14 (25); historical works: 14 (16); contemporary sagas: 13 (7); romances: 8 (10); legendary sagas: 4 (4); learned works: 2 (3); þættir: 1 (2); legal works: 1 (9); unclassified: 1 (0);

Simonetta Battista — Januar 2012