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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

lát sb. n. [; -]

(formmæssigt og semantisk ambig. exx. i pl. redig. under lǽti sb. n.)

1) [e-s] tab
 ● meira/minna lát [í ■] [e-m]
2) (tab af livet ɔ:) død
3) (pl.) adfærd, manerer, gøren og laden

cf. læti def. 2

4) kraftig lyd, brøl

cf. læti def. 1

Forms: lat (9); lát (6); lati (2); laat (1); lꜳ̋t (1); láat (1); laát (1);

Compounds: af- (62), akkeris- (1), and- (72), at- (4), blóð- (16), ein- (2), fé- (11), fjár- (10), fjár·út- (2), for- (3), frǽnda- (9), fyrir- (5), húð- (3), hǫfðingja- (1), í- (3), klǽða·í- (2), líf- (58), lima- (30), lítil- (1), manna- (16), mann- (6), manns- (1), ó- (3), penninga- (2), penninga·út- (1), rekkju- (1), sona- (1), sund- (1), synða·af- (1), sǿmða- (2), til- (2), út- (15), vina- (1), virðingar- (1), yfir- (8)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb -lát; Suppl4; Rím ¹lát pl., item ²lát; LP ¹˜²lát; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Genre. (expected): historical works: 7 (4); contemporary sagas: 4 (2); family sagas: 4 (3); þættir: 2 (0); religious works: 2 (6); romances: 1 (2); legendary sagas: 1 (1);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — Februar 2012