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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kista, “-irft-”; “-yrst-” sb. f. [-u; -ur]

I.

1) kiste (til opbevaring)
 ● ljúka upp kistu
2) ligkiste
 ● gera kistu [at e-m/e-u]
 ● skjóta kistu fyrir borð
3) pengekasse
4) (i forbindelse med frigivelse af træl) kiste som giver ret til ejendom

cf. Anker & Topelius 1963 [KLNM 8] 424

II. (y. no.)

Forms: kistu (25); kistur (10); kista (6); kistv (5); kistna (3); kístu (2); kistan (2); kirft (2); kistuna (2); kisto (2); kistvnni (1); kisturnar (1); kistvm (1); kistum (1); kyrsta (1); kistunni (1); kístvnní (1);

Compounds: bóka- (9), byskups- (1), djákna- (1), dofra- (1), fata- (3), felli·borðs- (1), flat·loka- (1), fóta- (1), gripa- (1), gull- (14), half·rýmis- (1), hand- (1), há·sǽtis- (8), hǫkla- (1), kerta- (2), kerti- (1), kjǫt- (2), klerka- (1), klǽða- (1), kommúns- (2), lík- (7), lýsis- (2), messu·fata- (14), messu·klǽða- (6), ost- (2), past- (1), selja- (1), silfr- (1), skrín- (2), skríns- (1), skrúða- (17), smjǫr- (1), sverða- (1), svifti- (2), tóla- (2), tré- (1), vápna- (3)

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

Literature: Anker & Topelius 1963 [KLNM 8] 423; Bugge 1905 171-172; Finnur Jónsson 1921 (KultSprog) 68, 77; Hamre 1957 [KLNM 2] 240; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 286; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 43; Seip 1955 37, 56-58

Genre. (expected): historical works: 12 (11); family sagas: 11 (8); legal works: 11 (6); contemporary sagas: 10 (5); charters: 10 (5); romances: 6 (7); legendary sagas: 2 (3); religious works: 2 (17); learned works: 1 (2); unclassified: 1 (0);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — Februar 2013