Københavns Universitet

ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

leggr sb. m. [-jar, dat. -; -ir]

I.

1) benpibe, knogle
2) læg, lægben, ben
 ● dragask á legg
 ● kominn á legg
 ● leggr ok liðr
 ● rísa á legg
3) stilk, stængel
4) stang/stav
5) spydskaft
6) skaft på lysestage
7) (om ankerets stamme) ankerlæg
8) (på søjle) stolpe
9*) (for lǫgr sb. m.)

II. (cogn.)

Forms: legg (18); leggr (10); leggrinn (8); legginn (6); leggi (4); leɢr (4); legger (2); leggur (2); læggium (2); leggiumm (1); læggi (1); lægg (1); leggernir (1); legginum (1); legi (1); leɢ (1); leggianna (1); leggír (1); leɢiɴ (1); leggir (1); leggina (1); leggurinn (1); leɢir (1); leggiarins (1); leggren (1);

Compounds: alftar- (1), arm- (47), átt- (1), axlar- (1), birki- (1), fíls- (1), fót- (41), furu- (1), fǫður- (2), hand- (53), ís- (2), karl- (6), kraka- (1), kven- (5), kyn·kvíslar·ǽtt- (1), kyn- (1), lang- (1), lǽr- (13), mánar- (2), manns·hand- (1), merar- (1), móður- (4), nauta- (1), risa- (1), sperri- (2), sperru- (1), spraka- (10), spýtu- (1), vandar- (1), við- (1), þjó- (3), ǽtt- (14)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin item -leggr ; Rím; LP; Med; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ¹˜²leggur; Bl

Literature: Falk 1912 79; Falk 1914 84, 117; Janzén 1939 [NB 26] 19

Genre. (expected): historical works: 19 (11); family sagas: 19 (8); religious works: 11 (17); legendary sagas: 9 (3); contemporary sagas: 5 (5); romances: 4 (7); legal works: 3 (6); learned works: 2 (2);

Simonetta Battista — Marts 2012