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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

lýðr sb. m. [-s, dat. -; -ir]

1) [e-rra] (item pl. lýðir) folk (i almindelighed), mennesker, folkemængde, flok/samling mennesker
 ● allr lýðr, allir lýðir
 ● tala/... fyrir lýð
 ● margr lýðr, margir lýðir
2) folkeslag, (lands/bys) befolkning, (lands) indbyggere
     (propr. comp.):
 ● land ok lýðr
3) (mennesker som står i forhold til konge, etc.) undersåtter, følge
4) (om Guds folk)
5) (ved gudstjeneste) menighed
6) slægt, familie

Forms: lyðr (22); lydr (15); lyd (15); lyð (15); lydnum (5); lýðr (5); lyðnum (4); lyþnom (3); lyðinn (3); lýþr (3); lyðnvm (3); lyðs (3); lydir (3); lyds (3); lýþ (3); lýð (2); lyðir (2); lydsins (2); lydum (2); lyþ (2); lýþinn (2); lýðnum (2); lvþ (2); Lyðr (2); Lýþr (2); lyða (1); lvð (1); lyþir (1); lyðinum (1); lẏdr (1); lýþs (1); lyðss (1); Lydrinn (1); lyda (1); lyðinvm (1); liðrinn (1); lvþs (1); lyðenom (1); lýðir (1); lẏd (1); lyðren (1); lẏðínum (1); lydsíns (1); lydinum (1); lyþsiɴs (1); lydrinn (1); lýðinum (1); lyðrinn (1); lẏðrinn (1); lýþom (1); Lvþir (1); lyðsins (1); lẏðnum (1); lyder (1); lydinn (1); lydz (1); lydur (1);

Compounds: austr·hǫlfu- (1), bónda- (2), borgar- (34), byggðar- (1), býjar- (2), bǿjar- (14), eignar- (1), gagn·mǽlis- (1), guðs- (4), gyðinga- (37), harka- (2), heraðs- (4), her- (2), hof- (9), jǫtna- (2), kaupangrs- (1), kaupangs- (2), kaup- (4), klerka- (1), kvenna- (1), lands- (24), langbarða- (1), leigu- (1), megin- (1), ó·þarfa- (1), riddara- (1), skipa- (1), staðar- (1), stefnu- (1), undir- (1), verka- (3), vilðis- (1), villu- (1), þing- (1), þorpara- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ¹lýður, ²Lýður; Bl

Literature: Lundahl 1940 [ANF 55] 47-48; Seip 1929 [ANF 45] 281; Seip 1949 [ANF 64] 162; Seip 1955 77, 116, 139, 165; von See 1964 60-61

Genre. (expected): religious works: 105 (41); historical works: 19 (27); romances: 14 (16); learned works: 9 (5); legendary sagas: 3 (7); family sagas: 2 (19); þættir: 2 (3); legal works: 1 (15); charters: 1 (12); contemporary sagas: 1 (11);

Simonetta Battista — September 2012