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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kambr sb. m. [-s; -ar]

I.

1) hårkam, redekam ‖ comb, hair comb
2) karte (til rensning af uld) ‖ wool comb
3) (på dyr) rygkam
4) klippekam, bjergkam

cf. kampr sb. m. def. 2 og malarkampr sb. m.

II. (propr. topogr.)

Forms: kambr (9); kamb (6); kambi (4); kambur (3); kambs (2); kambar (2); kambinn (2); kaumbum (1); Kambenom (1); Kamb (1); kombum (1); kambrinn (1);

Compounds: gull- (7), hreistr- (2), járn- (8), kirkju- (2), malar- (4), tré- (1), ullar- (2), ull- (6), vǫru- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin -kambr; Rím; LP; Med item þamb; deVr (cf. corr.); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Elsa E. Guðjónsson 2001 [Fornl 1999] 204; Finnur Jónsson 1932-1933 [NB 20] 31; Flom 1902 [JEGP 4] 16; Lindroth 1913-1914 [NB 1] 44; Olsen 1932 [MM 1932] 144; Seip 1955 283; Wallem 1910 87-88

Genre. (expected): charters: 13 (2); family sagas: 8 (4); religious works: 4 (8); þættir: 2 (1); historical works: 2 (5); learned works: 1 (1); romances: 1 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (1); legal works: 1 (3);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — August 2012