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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hǫfgi, ofgi sb. m. [-a]

1) vægt, tyngde
2) byrde
3) læs, last
4) belastning, tryk
5) døsighed, søvnighed, let søvn
 ● léttr hǫfgi
 ● hǫfgi rennr/... [á e-n]

Forms: hofga (10); ofga (5); hǫfga (4); hofgi (4); höfgi (2); hǫfgi (1); hỏfga (1); hỏfgi (1); høfge (1); havfga (1); hofgan (1); hofge (1); hꜹfgi (1); haufgi (1); hofguj (1);

Compounds: manns- (1), ó·megins- (10), ó·minnis- (1), svefn- (13)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl1 ofgi; Fr; Hertzb öfgi; Rím; LP; AH -o-; deVr (hõfga); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (höfugur); Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 126

Genre. (expected): historical works: 13 (6); religious works: 9 (8); contemporary sagas: 7 (2); legal works: 5 (3); romances: 1 (3);

Simonetta Battista — Januar 2012