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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kápa sb. f. [-u; -ur]

(cf. kappa sb. f.)

I.

1) overklædning, kåbe, kappe (med hætte) ‖ (hooded) cloak, mantle

cf. Falk 1919 185, 197

 ● steypa kápu [yfir sik / á sik / af sér]
2) munkedragt, præstekjole

II. (cogn.)

III. (y. isl.)

IV. (y. no.)

Forms: kapu (15); kápu (13); kapa (7); kapv (5); kapur (5); kapo (4); kapunni (3); käpur (2); kápa (2); kaapu (2); capo (2); kapunna (1); kapæ (1); kapone (1); kápuna (1); kápunni (1); kapum (1); kapurnar (1); kápv (1); copo (1); cpo (1); kapunnar (1); kapvna (1); kapuna (1); kꜳpu (1); capu (1);

Compounds: á·breizl- (1), á·breizls- (2), bað- (3), baldikinns- (6), blý- (1), bú- (1), cantoris- (1), erma- (2), eyrna- (1), felli- (1), fustans- (2), fyrir·sǫngs- (2), hvers·dags- (1), kantara- (18), kantera- (1), kanteris- (3), kanter- (4), kirkju- (1), klerka- (4), konu- (1), kór- (20), loð- (21), marð·skinna- (1), munka- (1), pells·kantara- (1), pells- (5), reið- (1), skarlats- (2), skinna- (1), sǽi- (2), vefjar- (2), yfir- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Bin; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Beskow 1967 [KLNM 12] 645; Bugge 1905 150; Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 19 f.; Falk 1919 185 ff., 197; Finnur Jónsson 1921 (KultSprog) 68-69, 77; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1919-1929 [SSÍ 5:6] 267; Hægstad 1915 58; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 286; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 44; Marstrander 1915 61, 96; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 121, 131, 359; Wallem 1910 123

Genre. (expected): historical works: 21 (13); family sagas: 13 (9); charters: 13 (6); contemporary sagas: 8 (5); religious works: 7 (19); romances: 4 (7); legal works: 3 (7); legendary sagas: 3 (3); unclassified: 2 (0); þættir: 1 (2);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — September 2012