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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

hǫfuðs·maðr sb. m.

cf. simplex maðr (1289)

Forms: (30); hofudsmenn (2); hǫfuðsmaðr (2); hofvðs menn (1); hofvdzmann (1); havfvdz madr (1); hꜹfuþs maðr (1); hofoðzmaðr (1); hꜹfuðs mani (1); hꜹfuðs menn (1); høfuðs maðr (1);

Gloss.: ClV (höfuð); Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; LP; NO; Bl

Literature: Björn Þorsteinsson 1961 [KLNM 6] 582; Faulkes 1966 [StudIsl 25] 24; Magnús M. Lárusson 1958 [KLNM 3] 612; Magnús M. Lárusson 1959 [KLNM 4] 468; Nielsen 1962 [KLNM 7] 306; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 90, 104, 260, 361

Genre. (expected): historical works: 15 (7); charters: 7 (3); religious works: 7 (11); legendary sagas: 4 (2); romances: 3 (4); þættir: 2 (1); contemporary sagas: 1 (3); unclassified: 1 (0); legal works: 1 (4); learned works: 1 (1);