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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1leiga sb. f. [-u; -ur]

I.

1) [e-s / á e-u] (item pl. leigur) leje, forpagtning, kontrakt på leje/forpagtning

cf. Magnús M. Lárusson 1965 [KLNM 10] 470-471

   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● byggja á leigu, byggja til leigu [e-t] [e-m]
 ● eiga fé á leigu
 ● at láni eða leigu
 ● selja á/at leigu [e-t] [e-m]
 ● skilja sér leigur [fyrir e-t]
2) (item pl. leigur) leje (betalt af lejer), lejeindtægt, vederlag, renter
 ● bera leigu
 ● leigur ok/... leiguleigur
 ● leigur rakna
 ● taka leigu [af ! / á ! / fyrir e-t] [af e-u]
3) havnepenge
4) betaling for overfart
5) arbejdsløn, løn
 ● taka í leigu (sína) [e-t]
6) belønning
7) gengæld

II. (y. no.)

Forms: leigu (55); leigo (11); læigu (8); leigur (5); leigum (5); leigv (4); leighu (4); leiga (4); læighu (4); leigurnar (3); leigom (3); leigor (3); leigornar (3); læigv (2); læígu (2); leigr (2); leigna (2); leiguna (2); leigvr (2); leigona (1); Leigu (1); læighunni (1); læígum (1); leighvm (1); læghum (1); læighuna (1); leignaɴa (1); læighur (1); ▹le◃igu (1); Leiga (1); læigha (1); leygu (1); leigan (1);

Compounds: arðar- (1), átta·kúa- (1), bjarg- (2), búðar·gagna- (1), bú·fjár- (3), bú- (2), eyris- (1), far- (2), fjár- (6), fjórðungs- (1), fjǫgurra·kúa- (4), fjǫgurra·punda- (1), fjǫgurra·spanna- (1), for- (1), garða- (3), garð- (8), grundar- (1), gulls- (1), haga- (1), half·mánaðar- (1), halfs·mánaðar- (1), hey- (1), hjá- (2), húsa- (12), hús- (1), í- (1), jafnaðar- (1), jarðar- (5), jarð- (1), kúa- (6), kú·gilda- (12), kú- (1), kýr- (11), laga- (1), landa- (5), land·skylda- (1), lands- (13), leigu- (8), lǫg- (16), mánaða·mata- (4), mánaðar- (1), mánaðar·mata- (5), mans- (1), misseris- (2), punds- (1), sex·kúa- (1), silfrs- (1), skipa- (2), skip- (15), skips- (1), skóga- (1), skógar- (2), skyldar·far- (2), smíða- (1), smíðar- (1), smjǫr- (1), spanns- (12), sǽtr- (1), tíu·spanna- (1), tíu·þveitna- (1), tolf·alna- (5), tolf·mánaða- (2), tolf·mánaðar- (1), tveggja·kúa- (2), tveggja·þveitna- (1), verk- (1), ver- (2), vinnu·manna- (1), þriggja·spanna- (1), þveitis- (2)

Gloss.: EJ ¹leiga; ClV; Finsen; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bøe 1966 [KLNM 11] 40; Dennis, Foote & Perkins 2000 379, 382, 394; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1932-1934 120; Hægstad 1916 93, 94; Iversen 2001 [CollMed 14] 100; Lundeby 1947 [ANF 62] 77; Magnús M. Lárusson 1965 [KLNM 10] 470 f.; Magnús M. Lárusson 1966 [KLNM 11] 40; Maurer 1907Ï 327; Maurer 1907ÏÏ 101; Maurer 1910 264; Seip 1955 144

Genre. (expected): legal works: 71 (13); charters: 26 (10); family sagas: 11 (16); religious works: 10 (35); historical works: 8 (23); romances: 5 (14); contemporary sagas: 4 (10); unclassified: 2 (1); learned works: 1 (4);

Simonetta Battista — Marts 2012