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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

móðir, móður sb. f.

(cf. mǿðr sb. f.)

1) [e-rs / at e-m] mor, moder
2)
 ● gǫmul móðir
3) (spec. om den hellige guds moder Maria)
 ● móðir miskunnar/...
4) (om abbedisse)
5) (om lærer/opdrager)
6) (om moder jord)
7) moderdyr
8) (om kristendom, spec. den katolske kirke)
 ● almennilig móðir
 ● mǽr ok móðir
 ● hin rómverska móðir
9) (om moderkirken i Rom el. hovedkirke generelt)
10) [e-s] ophav (til ngt)

Forms: modir (14); modur (12); moðir (10); moder (9); moþir (7); mæðr (7); mædr (6); móþor (6); moðer (6); móðir (5); moðor (5); mœðr (4); móður (4); mꝍðr (3); móþer (3); moðoʀ (2); mędr (2); mędrinnar (2); mỏdvr (2); moþur (2); mỏdur (2); moðvr (2); mæðrinni (2); modr (2); mædur (2); moþor (2); módir (1); męðr (1); moþvr (1); mœder (1); ÷÷÷moder (1); mædrinnar (1); mę́þr (1); modirin (1); mæv̇ðr (1); medr (1); moðirin (1); (1); møðriɴi (1); modvr (1); Mædr (1); mỏdir (1); móðor (1); Mœðrnar (1); modrene (1); modvren (1); moðr (1); modurinn (1); mỏður (1); mæðrinnar (1); moðerena (1); moður (1); møðr (1); mę́ðr (1);

Compounds: barna- (4), barns- (2), danz- (1), drengja- (2), for- (1), fóstr- (14), friðlu- (1), fǫður- (17), goð- (1), guð- (4), guðs- (8), hesta- (3), jarla- (5), konunga- (13), konungs- (7), lǽri- (6), mat- (2), mis·kunnar- (7), móður- (12), stjúp- (13), til·ǿskingar- (1), ver- (5)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Suppl4; Bin -móðir ; Rím; LP; Med -od-; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Gering 1916 [ANF 32] 24; Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 284; Hægstad 1915 52; Jochens 1996 (Mother) 211-217; Kahle 1901 [ANF 17] 99f; Olsen 1932 (GrønRun) 247 note 6; Seip 1949 [ANF 64] 163; Seip 1955 72, 135, 243, 254; Sigurður Skúlason 1929-1930 [APS 4] 120

Genre. (expected): religious works: 62 (38); romances: 15 (15); charters: 14 (11); legal works: 14 (14); historical works: 12 (25); family sagas: 10 (17); contemporary sagas: 9 (11); learned works: 8 (4); legendary sagas: 4 (6); unclassified: 2 (1); þættir: 1 (3);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — Februar 2013