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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2lest sb. f. [; -ir]

I.

1) last, ladning

cf. Andersen & Andersen 1989 160

 ● bjóða/... mann á lest [e-rs]
 ● lest ok leiga
2) konvoy (af lastdyr), karavane
3) [e-s / í e-n] (som rummål: bestemt mængde gods) læst (cf. ODS ²Læst)

cf. Jansson 1966 [KLNM 11] 131-133

II. (y. no.)

Forms: lest (26); lesta (4); lester (3); lestir (2); lestvm (2); læstum (2); lestum (1); læst (1); læstir (1); lestinni (1); læster (1); lestina (1);

Compounds: half- (2)

Gloss.: EJ ¹lest; ClV ¹lest; Fr ²lest; FrErr2; Hertzb ²lest; Fischer; Bin; LP; deVr ²lest; Fr4 ²lest; NO ²lest; ÁBlM ¹lest; Bl ²lest

Literature: Andersen & Andersen 1989 160; Björn Þorsteinsson 1959 [KLNM 4] 306; Björn Þorsteinsson 1959 [KLNM 4] 372; Boer 1900 [ASB 8] 157; Falk 1912 30, 107, 111; Grøtvedt 1939 83; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1932-1934 315; Hægstad 1915 94; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 278; Jansson 1966 [KLNM 11] 131 ff.; Marwick 1952 195; Páll Vídalín 1854 327 f.; Seip 1955 209; Sverdrup 1922 [MM 1922] 52; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 19, 99, 121, 133, 134, 151; Wadstein 1928-1936 [SB 11] 18; Wadstein 1929 406-407

Genre. (expected): legal works: 16 (4); charters: 13 (3); historical works: 5 (7); religious works: 4 (11); unclassified: 3 (0); family sagas: 2 (5); romances: 1 (4); contemporary sagas: 1 (3);

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