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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kesja sb. f. [-u; -ur]

I.

spyd, lanse, ?hugspyd

cf. Falk 1914 78-81

 ● skjóta kesju [at e-m / til e-rs]
 ● taka kesju á lofti

II. (cogn.)

Forms: kesiu (6); kesium (4); kesja (4); kesjum (4); kesio (4); kesia (3); kesju (3); kesiom (3); kesiuna (2); kęsio (2); kesior (2); keisiurnar (2); kesian (2); kesíu (2); kꝍsiu (1); kęsia (1); kesjuna (1); kesiurnar (1); kesiumm (1); kesiornar (1); kesívrnar (1); kiesivnni (1); kesiunni (1); kesíunne (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Fischer; Bin; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; NO; ÁBlM ¹kesja; Bl

Literature: Bugge 1875 [ANOH 1875] 233; Bugge 1905 208-209; Falk 1914 78 ff.; Finnur Jónsson 1921 (KultSprog) 58; Heimir Pálsson 2007 [Skírnir 181] 107; Liestøl 1971 [KLNM 16] 511 f.; Marstrander 1915 62, 94

Genre. (expected): historical works: 25 (9); romances: 10 (5); religious works: 8 (14); legendary sagas: 6 (2); family sagas: 3 (6); contemporary sagas: 1 (4);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — December 2012