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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

aftan adv.

1) bagfra, fremad ‖ from behind, forward
 ● aftan at / at aftan bagfra ‖ from behind
2) bagtil, agterude ‖ at the back, at the stern
 ● fyrir aftan [e-t] bag ved ‖ behind

Forms: aptan (15); aptann (1); aftan (1);

Gloss.: ClV -pt-; Fr -pt-; Hertzb -pt-; AJ; deVr -pt-; NO -pt-; ÁBlM; Bl

Genre. (expected): legal works: 4 (2); contemporary sagas: 4 (1); family sagas: 3 (2); legendary sagas: 2 (1); romances: 2 (2); charters: 1 (1); þættir: 1 (0);