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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

lofun, lofan sb. f. [-unar]

I.

1) [á e-u / um e-t] løfte, aftale
2) [e-rs] lovprisning, ros
3) tilladelse
4*) ?forbillede

II. (y. no.)

Forms: lofan (12); lofvn (5); lofun (4); louan (2); lofuonar (1); lofwan (1);

Compounds: ráðs·manns- (1), trú- (12)

Gloss.: EJ -an; ClV -an; ClVSuppl -an; Suppl1 -an; Suppl2; Fr -an; Hertzb -an; LP; AH -an; Fr4 ¹¯³lofan; NO ¹˜²lofan; Bl

Literature: Kreutzer 1977 56-57; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 61, 103, 109, 279, 366

Genre. (expected): charters: 11 (2); religious works: 9 (6); legal works: 2 (2); romances: 2 (2); legendary sagas: 1 (1); unclassified: 1 (0);

Simonetta Battista — Juli 2012