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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

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

1) ring, cirkel, kreds, omkreds
2)
 ●kringla heimsins
3)
 ●ársins kringla
4*) ringformet genstand, ?ring, ?skive (uvist af hvilken art og anvendelse)
5*) ?paillet (cf. fr. par.)

cf. item Falk 1919 27

Forms: kringlu (5); krijngla (2); kringla (2); kringlur (2); kringlan (2); Kringla (1); cringlo (1); kringlum (1);

Compounds: harð·lífis- (1), heim- (1), heims- (17), jarðar- (1), skaft- (3)

Gloss.: ClV; Fr; Rím; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Falk 1919 27; Lie 1961 [KLNM 6] 299; Marstrander 1932 (Man) 124

Genre. (expected): romances: 5 (2); historical works: 4 (3); religious works: 3 (4); legendary sagas: 1 (1); charters: 1 (1); learned works: 1 (0); family sagas: 1 (2);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — Juli 2012