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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kennandi sb. m. [-a; kennendr]

1) (jur.) (pl. kennendr) den som genkender/identificerer ngt, vidne, fordringshaver

cf. Sigurður Líndal 1976 [KLNM 20] 208

 ● lǫgligir kennendr
2) [e-s] (relig.) lærer, læremester, forkynder, prædikant
 ● kennandi þjóðar

Forms: kennandi (7); kennendr (5); keɴendr (3); kennanda (3); kennande (2); kenenndr (2); keɴaɴde (2); kennvndvm (1); kennendur (1); kiænnanda (1); kęnnande (1); kænnande (1); keɴendom (1); ceɴandi (1); keɴanda (1); kennandans (1); keɴandans (1);

Compounds: heims- (3), lǫg- (3)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl2; Finsen pl.; Fr; Hertzb part.; Fr4; NO; Bl

Literature: Dennis, Foote & Perkins 2000 379; Maurer 1910 544, 614; Sigurður Líndal 1976 [KLNM 20] 208; Sigurður Líndal 1976 [KLNM 20] 96

Genre. (expected): religious works: 22 (9); legal works: 8 (3); charters: 3 (3); historical works: 1 (6);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — Maj 2013