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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

leif sb. f. [; -ar]

I.

   ‖  (propr. comp.):
2) (pl. leifar) rester, levninger
 ● gefa til leifa [e-n] [e-u]
3) (pl.) relikvier
4*) (pl.) ?de tilbageblevne
5) (pl.) virkninger, konsekvenser

II. (propr. topogr.)

Forms: leifar (7); leif (2); leifa (2); leíȷ́far (1); leifom (1); leijfum (1); læifar (1); leifarnar (1); lęifar (1); leíf (1); leífar (1); lęfar (1);

Compounds: af- (3), bús·af- (4), dánu- (1), eftir- (6), frǽnd- (6), fǫður- (6), vista- (1)

Gloss.: EJ pl.; ClV ¹leif; Fr; Hertzb -leif; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO pl.; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Nordenstreng 1944 [ANF 59] 41

Genre. (expected): historical works: 6 (3); learned works: 5 (1); religious works: 5 (5); family sagas: 2 (2); contemporary sagas: 2 (1);

Simonetta Battista — Marts 2012