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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

loft sb. n.

I.

1) luft (et af de fire elementer)
2) (rummet mellem himmel og jord) (item pl.) luft(en), luftrum
 ● á lofti
 ● bregða/fǿra/... á loft [e-m]
 ● í loft, í lofti
 ● í loft upp
 ● koma/fara á loft
 ● loft ok lǫgr
 ● í loft upp
3) det offentlige rum, offentlighed
 ● bera/fǿra á loft [e-t]
 ● ganga/koma á loft [fyrir e-t(hum.)]
 ● halda á loft [e-m/e-u] [fyrir sakir e-rs]
 ● hefja á loft [e-t]
4) himmel
 ● birting lofts
5*) (def. 2/3?)
6) (astron.) himmelsk sfære, cf. Holtsmark 1959 [KLNM 4] 297-298
7) højde
8) lufthul, mellemrum, plads, åbning
9) (om tagetage) loft
10) loftsrum, loftsværelse, loft (som selvstændig bygning med loft, cf. Stigum 1965 [KLNM 10] 673-676)
11) svalegang (på hus/borg)

II. (y. no.)

Forms: lopt (69); lopti (41); loptit (14); loft (13); loptino (10); loptinu (9); loptin (5); lofti (5); lofte (5); loptt (4); loftet (4); loptið (4); loftin (4); loptum (4); loptzins (3); lopte (3); loptinv (3); loptid (3); loppti (3); lopteno (3); lopttinu (2); loptom (2); lopz (2); loptz (2); loptsins (2); loftt (2); lofteno (2); loptet (2); loftid (2); loftið (1); lopteð (1); loftit (1); loftten (1); lopttit (1); loftíð (1); loffted (1); lopttitt (1); lopp (1); liopt (1); loftín (1); loftinv (1); lofft (1); loptonom (1); lofste (1); lőptz (1); lopt-et (1); loftenom (1); lopsti (1); loptumm (1); loftom (1);

Compounds: dróttningar- (3), heima·konu- (1), himin- (1), himins- (1), hǫfða- (1), leigu·presta- (2), mið- (1), myrkra- (1), myrkva- (1), prest- (3), skemmu- (5), snǽðings- (1), stein- (1), strǽtis- (1), svefn- (8), sǽvar- (7), vǽtu- (1)

Gloss.: EJ -pt-; ClV -pt; Fr -pt; Hertzb -pt; Suppl4 -fst; Rím -pt; LP -pt; AH; deVr (lopt); Fr4 lopt/loft?; NO -pt; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bjorvand 1994 21, 30, 33, 34; Boer 1900 [ASB 8] 77; Falk 1912 49; Gering 1916 [ANF 32] 24; Grønvik 1989 [MM 1989] 23; Holtsmark 1959 [KLNM 4] 297; Holtsmark 1966 [KLNM 11] 1 f.; Hægstad 1916 123; Jakobsen 1901 [ANOH 1901] 77; Kalinke 1979 [APS 32] 241; Kluge 1885 [PBB 10] 445; Marstrander 1915 64; Mawer 1932-1933 [APS 7] 12; Salvesen 1968 49; Stigum 1965 [KLNM 10] 673 ff.; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1889 223, 249; Weinmann 1994 308, 312, 320, 321

Genre. (expected): religious works: 56 (65); historical works: 49 (42); family sagas: 32 (29); romances: 30 (25); learned works: 23 (7); contemporary sagas: 18 (18); charters: 16 (19); þættir: 10 (5); legendary sagas: 7 (10); unclassified: 5 (1); legal works: 2 (23);

Simonetta Battista — August 2012