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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2megin, migin, “megim”, “meginum”, “mygin” adv.

(cf. megum adv., vegin adv.)

Forms: megin (145); megín (11); mægin (10); megen (9); meiginn (8); migin (5); megum (4); meginn (3); meghin (2); megím (2); mægín (1); megom (1); męgin (1); ÷÷÷meiginn (1); meigen (1); meigin (1); megiɴ (1); megenn (1); mejginn (1); meigenn (1); meginom (1); mégin (1); mẏgín (1);

Compounds: karla- (4), kvenna- (4)

Gloss.: EJ ²megin (vegr) ÷ gramm., item einumegin; ClV adv., item (einn) einummegin, tveimmegin; ClVSuppl öðrumegin; Fr ²megin sb. indecl.; Hertzb substantiv.; Bin -megin; LP ÷ gramm.; AH; deVr ²megin ÷ gramm.; Fr4 ÷ gramm.; NO ²megin ÷ gramm., item õðrumegin; ÁBlM -megin suff., hinum megin; Bl item einumegin

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 23, 105, 107; Hægstad 1916 144-145; Kock 1919 [ANF 35] 77-82; Konráð Gíslason 1865 243; Lundeby 1947 [ANF 62] 80; Lyngby 1865 32; Nygaard 1917 23; Schach 1972 502; Seip 1955 140, 149; Seip 1955 172

Genre. (expected): historical works: 58 (38); family sagas: 33 (27); religious works: 33 (59); contemporary sagas: 25 (16); romances: 24 (23); legal works: 19 (21); legendary sagas: 9 (9); charters: 7 (17); þættir: 4 (5);