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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1hǫll, hall sb. f. [hallar, dat. -u/-; hallir]

I.

1) fornem bygning, palads, residens (for højtrangerede personer, konge, fyrste, biskop), hal, sal
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● hǫll guðs
 ● hǫll ok herbergi
 ● hǫll ok hirð
 ● hǫll ok hús
2) (om Guds himmel)
3) (bibelsk) forgård, forhal
4) husstand
5) ?værk, ‘bygningsværk’ (cf. lat.)

II. (y. no.)

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Forms: hall (28); holl (20); hallina (15); hỏll (14); hallar (13); hallir (9); hallinni (8); hallarinnar (6); hollinni (6); haller (5); hꜹllina (5); hꜹll (4); hǫll (4); hallin (4); hǫllina (4); hǫllinni (3); höllina (3); hollina (3); höllunni (2); hollum (2); hỏllina (2); hallinne (2); hǫllunni (2); høll (2); hǫllinne (2); havll (2); hollunne (2); havllina (2); (1); hollína (1); haullína (1); hollenne (1); haullin (1); hỏllinni (1); hóll (1); havlliɴi (1); hallenne (1); hølliɴi (1); hỏllum (1); haullín (1); höll (1); haullinnni (1); hollin (1); holliɴi (1); hallinna (1); hollinne (1); hallariɴar (1); hǫllín (1); Hollina (1); hỏllin (1); hollena (1); hꜹllinn (1); hallína (1); hỏllinne (1);

Compounds: guðs- (2), himin·ríkis- (6), himins- (3), himna- (2), hjarta- (2), hvílu- (1), hǫfuð- (4), jóla- (8), kastals- (1), keisara- (1), konunga- (2), konungs- (38), loft- (2), mann·skaps- (1), mis·kunnar- (1), skinn- (1), stein- (18), stór- (1), sumar- (10), svefn- (4), sǽvar- (3), tré- (9), veizlu- (2), vetra- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr item hall; Hertzb; Suppl4 hall; Bin Hallar-, -hõll***; Rím; LP ¹hõll; AH -o-; deVr ¹hõll; Fr4 ¹holl; NO ¹hõll, hall; ÁBlM (¹höll); Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 232; Falk 1909 [MM 1909] 123, 127; Hofmann 1955 [BA 14] 50; Holtsmark 1961 [KLNM 6] 256; Hægstad 1915 13; Kahle 1901 [ANF 17] 101f; Kålund 1913 [ANOH 1913] 76; Lundahl 1940 [ANF 55] 100-101; Marstrander 1915 104, 120; Marstrander 1932 (Man) 100-101; Seip 1955 248; Sverrir Tómasson 1988 [Rit 33] 116, 314; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1889 194 ff.; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 92

Genre. (expected): religious works: 61 (53); romances: 42 (20); legendary sagas: 34 (8); historical works: 33 (34); learned works: 19 (6); þættir: 6 (4); family sagas: 2 (24); unclassified: 2 (1); legal works: 1 (19); contemporary sagas: 1 (14);

Simonetta Battista — Januar 2011