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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

makt sb. f. [-ar]

I.

1) [e-s / yfir e-m / hjá e-m] myndighed, autoritet, magt, styrke, rigdom, evne
 ● gefa fulla makt [til ■] [e-m]
2)
 ● (stór) makt liggr (upp) á [!] [e-m/e-u] [um e-n]
3) ære, pragt, pomp og pragt
 ● makt heimsins
4*) ?

II. (y. isl.)

III. (y. no.)

Forms: makt (36); magt (18); mackt (6); magtar (2); maktar (2); mact (2); magtt (2); maght (1); macht (1); macktina (1); maktt (1); ÷÷÷makt (1);

Compounds: full- (1), ofr- (3), veraldar- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl2 item magt; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer side: magt; WN; deVr; Fr4 item: magt; NO; ÁBlM item (magt); BL

Literature: Grøtvedt 1939 134; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 255, 278; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 45; Seip 1927 [MM 1927] 4; Seip 1955 332; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 44, 103, 181, 280, 367; Wolf 2001 [Rit 52] cxxvi

Genre. (expected): charters: 31 (5); romances: 18 (7); religious works: 15 (18); unclassified: 4 (0); contemporary sagas: 2 (5); legendary sagas: 1 (3); historical works: 1 (12); learned works: 1 (2);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — Oktober 2011