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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

af·gangr sb. m. [-s, dat. -i; dat. *-um]

(cf. afganga sb. f., afgangi sb. m.)

A.

1) afmønstring (før udløb af kontrakt) ‖ leaving the crew of a ship (before termination of contract)
2) [e-s / af e-u] overskud (af ngt), udbytte ‖ surplus (of sth.), profit
3) ?afregning ‖ ?settling (of accounts)
4) bortgang, død ‖ decease, death

B. afgangs (gen. sg. = adv.)

tilovers ‖ extra, in excess

cf. simplex gangr (79)

Forms: afgang (6); afgangs (2); affgangz (1); afgaungum (1); afgangh (1); afgang (1); affgangi (1);

Compounds: bús- (1), heyja- (1), matar- (1), skylda- (2)

Gloss.: ClV; Fr; Hertzb; NO; Bl

Genre. (expected): legal works: 3 (1); charters: 3 (1); romances: 2 (1); religious works: 2 (3); þættir: 1 (0); legendary sagas: 1 (1); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);