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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

land·vǽttr, “·væt-” sb. f.

cf. simplex vǽttr (145)

Forms: (9); landvættir (2); lannduættir (1); land⸢véttum (1); landuetter (1); landvætter (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; NO; BL

Literature: Boyer 1975 [Gripla 1] 157, 158; Cochrane 2020 [Gripla 21] 200; Mayburd 2014 [VMS 10] 136, 142; Perkins 1998-2001 [SB 25] 197; Raudvere 2005 [VMS 1] 194; Ropeid 1962 [KLNM 7] 276; Solheim 1965 [KLNM 10] 300 ff.

Genre. (expected): historical works: 7 (3); legal works: 3 (1); family sagas: 2 (2); charters: 1 (1); þættir: 1 (0); religious works: 1 (4);