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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

af·burðr sb. m. [-ar; gen. -a]

A.

[e-m] fortrin (frem for ngn), overtag ‖ superiority (in relation to sby), advantage, upper hand
 ● með afburð påfaldende ‖ remarkable

B. afburðar (gen. sg. = adv.)

overmåde ‖ exceedingly
   ‖  i en sådan grad ‖ to such an extent (ved sb.):

C. afburða (gen. pl. = adv.)

overmåde ‖ exceedingly

Forms: afburdar (14); abburðar (3); afburðar (3); afbvrðar (2); afburð (2); afburda (2); af-bvrðrinn (1); af burdar (1); abburdar (1); af-burdar (1); abburð (1); afbvrða (1); abburþar (1);

Gloss.: EJ (cf. corr.); ClV; Fr; Rím; Fr4; NO; BL

Genre. (expected): legendary sagas: 12 (1); romances: 10 (3); historical works: 4 (6); family sagas: 4 (4); religious works: 2 (9); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);