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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

lyfting sb. f. [-ar, dat. -u, acc. -]

I.

(dækforhøjning i skibs agterstavn ɔ:) løfting

cf. Andersen & Andersen 1989 50, 347

II. (proprial.)

(om del af stjernebilledet Skibet: Agterskibet, lat. Puppis)

cf. SDE Argo og Agterskibet

Forms: lyptingina (8); lypting (5); lyptingu (2); lyfftingu (2); lyptingunni (2); lyptingvne (2); lyptíngar (1); lyfting (1); lyftingvnní (1); lyptingvnne (1); lyptíng (1); lyptinngu (1); lyptíngunni (1); lyptingar (1); lyptinguni (1); lyptingv (1); lyptingarennar (1); lyftingina (1); lyptingunne (1); lyptingo (1);

Compounds: upp- (1)

Gloss.: EJ -pt-; ClV -pt-; Fr -pt-; Rím -pt-; LP -pt-; AH; deVr (lypta) -pt-; Fr4 -pt-; NO -pt-; ÁBlM (lyfta); Bl

Literature: Andersen & Andersen 1989 50, 347; Falk 1912 49, 82, 84; Marstrander 1915 72-73, 96, 133; Sayers 2001 46

Genre. (expected): historical works: 21 (6); legendary sagas: 5 (1); family sagas: 3 (4); religious works: 3 (9); romances: 2 (3); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);

Simonetta Battista — September 2012