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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kofi sb. m. [-a; -ar]

I.

1) rum, kammer, værelse
2) eremitcelle, klostercelle, tilbygning til kirke
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
3) (ussel) bolig, rønne

II. (y. no.)

Forms: kofa (23); kofwans (2); kovanum (1); cofa (1); kofar (1); kofan (1); kofanum (1); kofi (1); kỏfa (1); koofua (1); kofva (1);

Compounds: ein·setu- (2), eremita- (1), hjarta- (1), leyndar- (3), leyni- (3), málanar- (1), smá- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Fischer; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM

Literature: Hovda 1944 [MM 1944] 27; Höfler 1932 [ANF 48] 8; Nicolaysen 1890 (Kjøbst) 413; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1889 19

Genre. (expected): religious works: 22 (9); charters: 4 (3); contemporary sagas: 2 (2); unclassified: 2 (0); þættir: 2 (1); romances: 1 (3); historical works: 1 (6);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — September 2012