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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kanceler, kanceller, kanzeler, kanseler, kancelér, “-il-” sb. m. [-s; -ar]

(cf. kancelerir sb. m.)

I.

kansler, højtstående (oftest kongelig) embedsmand ‖ chancellor, official (in service of the king)

II. (y. no.)

Forms: canceler (9); kanzeler (6); kanceler (5); kanziler (4); kanciler (3); cancellers (2); kancelers (1); kannzelier (1); kanseler (1); cancelérs (1); cancilier (1); Kanceler (1); kancelier (1); cancelier (1); cancilerar (1); kanzelerenn (1);

Gloss.: ClV (kanzellari) -ll-; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer -ns-; WN -nz-; deVr; Fr4; NO

Literature: Hamre 1961 [KLNM 6] 574; Hægstad 1916 175; Seip 1961 [KLNM 6] 581; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 176; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 176, 182, 201

Genre. (expected): charters: 10 (3); religious works: 10 (10); legal works: 6 (4); historical works: 5 (7); contemporary sagas: 5 (3); learned works: 1 (1); romances: 1 (4); unclassified: 1 (0);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — August 2012