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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

aftr, aft adv. [compar. -ar]

1) (om bevægelse) baglæns, bagover, bagud ‖ (of motion) backwards, back (in a direction to the rear of sth.)
2) (i forb. m. at se og høre) bagud, bagved ‖ (in conn. with seeing and hearing) back, behind (sby)
3) (om bevægelse mod udgangspunktet) tilbage, tilbage igen ‖ (of motion back to the point of departure) back, back again
 ● aftr ok fram, fram ok aftr frem og tilbage, i alle retninger ‖ backwards and forwards, in all directions
 ● snúask aftr vende sig om ‖ turn around
4) (uden bevægelse) bagtil, agterude ‖ (without motion) at the back, at the stern
 ● aftar længere bagude ‖ further behind, further back
 ● aftr ok fram, fram ok aftr fortil og bagtil, for og agter ‖ at the front and at the back, fore and aft
5) (om fastholden/forbliven i position) tilbage, på stedet ‖ (of holding back/remaining in place) back, in place
6) (om tid) tilbage ‖ (of time) back
7) (om tid) igen, atter ‖ (of time) again, for the second time
8) (om genoprettelse/annullering af tilstand, cf. lat. re-) tilbage ‖ (in conn. with restoring/revoking/annulment of sth., cf. lat. re-) back
9) (om genoprettelse af lukket tilstand) (lukket) i, (lukket) til, lukket ‖ (in conn. with restoring sth. to a closed state) closed
 ● ljúka aftr
10) til gengæld, derimod ‖ in turn, in return
 ● aftr í gegn
 ● aftr í móti/mót

Forms: aptr (137); aftr (29); aptur (12); after (5); aftar (3); apt (3); apptr (2); Aptr (2); lauk (1); aftir (1); afstr (1); apttur (1); aptar (1); aptʀ (1); aftvr (1); aptaʀ (1); apr (1); afttær (1); aptvr (1); afftur (1);

Gloss.: ClV -pt-; Fr -pt-; Hertzb -pt-; LP -pt-; Med -pt-; AH -pt-; AJ -pt-; deVr -pt-; Fr4 -pt-; NO -pt-; ÁBlM; Bl

Genre. (expected): religious works: 47 (54); historical works: 34 (35); family sagas: 34 (25); legal works: 21 (19); learned works: 17 (6); romances: 14 (21); charters: 14 (16); legendary sagas: 14 (9); contemporary sagas: 8 (15); þættir: 2 (4);