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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

íss sb. m. [íss; dat. ísi/ís; ísar]

I.

1) (om stoffet) is
2) (item pl. ísar) is, isflade, ismasse
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● ísa/ís leggr á [e-t]
 ● ísa leysir [af e-u]
 ● sem á einn ís sǽi
 ● tekr ísa/ís af [e-u]
3) (oftest pl.) drivis
4) (pl.) (om gletscher, isbræ)
5) navn for i-runen

II. (cogn.)

Forms: isa (16); isi (9); ís (7); iss (7); isinum (6); ísinum (6); is (5); isar (5); íss (5); ísa (4); ísum (3); ísinom (2); ijsar (2); ijsa (2); jsa (2); iiss (2); iꜱ (2); íssinn (2); ísnum (1); jss (1); Isar (1); isinom (1); ise (1); isinn (1); Jsa (1); ísana (1); ísé (1); isum (1); Is (1); Iss (1); isarner (1); jsar (1); Jss (1); ísi (1); ijsana (1); íseɴ (1);

Compounds: ár- (7), fjarðar- (3), gler- (1), haf- (20), hross- (1), hǫfuð- (5), mið·fjarðar- (1), sǽvar- (1), vatns- (12)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; FrErr2; Hertzb; Bin Ísa-; Rím -s; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (ís) ; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 183, 190; Bjorvand 1994 89, 91, 92, 165; Finnur Jónsson 1910 [ANOH 1910] 306; Grønvik 1989 [MM 1989] 35; Grøtvedt 1939 25; Marstrander 1928 161-163; Sigurður Þórarinsson 1963 [KLNM 8] 80; Wood 1914 [JEGP 13] 500

Genre. (expected): historical works: 44 (18); family sagas: 14 (12); religious works: 12 (27); contemporary sagas: 10 (8); legal works: 9 (10); learned works: 5 (3); charters: 4 (8); romances: 4 (11); legendary sagas: 2 (4); þættir: 1 (2);

Alex Speed Kjeldsen — September 2011