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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kaupangr sb. m. [kaupangrs/-s, dat. kaupangri/-i; gen. -a]

I.

købstad, handelsby

det er i de no. exx. ikke altid mul. at skelne klart ml. appellativet ‘købstad’ og propr. ‘Kaupang’ (som er Bergen el. Niðaróss); ambig. exx. er placeret under appellativet

   ‖  (propr. comp.):

II. (propr. topogr.)

Forms: kaupange (15); kaupangi (14); kaupangs (9); kaupangrs (8); cꜹpangi (6); kaupangre (6); Kaupangi (3); kꜹpangrs (2); caupange (2); Kaupange (1); Kaupangre (1); koupange (1); kaupangr (1); caupangs (1); kꜹpangi (1); kaupang (1); caupannge (1); cavpangom (1); cꜹpangs (1); kaupängi (1); Kavpangs (1); kaupanganna (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV I; Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; Bin Kaupangs-; LP; AH; deVr; NO; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Beck 1987 358 ff.; Blindheim 1961 [KLNM 6] 134 ff.; Bugge 1918-1919 [NB 6] 82; Hovda 1971 [KLNM 16] 675; Ljunggren 1938 [NB 25] 99-129, 104-105; Ljunggren 1965 [KLNM 10] 106, 108; Schmidt 2000 [CollMed 13] 84-92; Seip 1929 [MM 1929] 36-44; Seip 1931 [MM 1931] 56; Seip 1955 166

Genre. (expected): legal works: 31 (7); historical works: 29 (13); family sagas: 5 (9); þættir: 5 (2); charters: 5 (6); contemporary sagas: 2 (6); religious works: 1 (20);

Eva Rode — Februar 2012