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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

aftr·hvarf sb. n. [-s]

1) (mulighed for) tilbagevenden, tilbagerejse, tilbagevej, tilbagetog ‖ (possibility of) return, journey back, retreat
2) [til e-s / e-s] omvendelse (til den rette levevis), tilbagevenden (til slet levevis) ‖ conversion (to the true way), reversion (to evil ways)

cf. simplex hvarf (36)

Forms: aptr huarfs (3); aptrhvarfs (3); aptrhuarf (2); aptrhvarfe (1); aptr-hvarfs (1); aftur huarf (1); apturhuarfi (1); aptrhuarfs (1); aptr huarf (1); aftur huarfi (1); aftr-hvarf (1); aftrhvarfs (1); aptrhvarfi (1); aptr-hvarfi (1);

Gloss.: ClV -pt-; Fr -pt-; Hertzb -pt-; LP -pt-; AH -pt-; NO -pt-; Bl

Genre. (expected): religious works: 9 (5); historical works: 6 (3); charters: 2 (1); legal works: 1 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);