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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2mǫrk sb. f. [merkr; merkr]

cf. Hertzb 458-462 & Bjørkvik 1966 [KLNM 11] 430-431

I.

1) (som vægtenhed) en mark
 ● mǫrk gulls
 ● mǫrk (brennds/vegins) silfrs
 ● mǫrk vax
 ● vegin mǫrk (brennds silfrs)
2) (om møntenhed af forskellig værdi)
 ● brennd mǫrk
 ● forn/forngild mǫrk
 ● mǫrk gulls
 ● mǫrk silfrs

II. (y. no.)

Forms: mork (21); merkr (17); marka (9); mercr (5); mærkr (4); merkir (4); morc (4); Mork (4); merkur (3); Mǫrk (2); mörc (2); morkom (2); merkvr (2); mǫrk (2); morcom (2); morkum (2); marca (2); mꜹrkom (1); markk (1); mỏrk (1); mækr (1); markar (1); mörkum (1); mörcom (1); Merkur (1); marker (1); merk (1); merckur (1); Morc (1); mærkar (1); marckir (1); maurkum (1); merker (1); mærcr (1); (1); mærkir (1); morkvm (1); mǫrc (1); mark (1);

Compounds: dún- (1), gangs- (1), gull- (1), half- (8), konungs- (3), pipar- (1), sauða- (2), silfr- (1), skot·pennings- (1), slétt·smíða- (1), smjǫrs- (1), tin- (1)

Gloss.: EJ ²mörk; ClV ¹mörk; Finsen; Fr ²mörk; Hertzb ²mörk; Rím ¹mõrk; LP ²mõrk; Med ²mork; AH ²mork; deVr ¹mõrk; Fr4 ²mõrk; NO ²mörk; ÁBlM (²mörk); Bl ¹mörk

Literature: Askeberg 1944 33; Bendixen 1911 165-166; Bjørkvik 1960 [KLNM 5] 593; Bjørkvik 1966 [KLNM 11] 431; Bugge 1905 182; Dennis, Foote & Perkins 2000 386; Ebel 1987 286; Gunnar Karlsson 1993 [Ný Saga 6] 52; Helgi Sk. Kjartansson 1989 [THÍ 4] 64; Hægstad 1916 12; Jakobsen 1901 [ANOH 1901] 135; Marstrander 1915 74; Páll Vídalín 1854 343 ff.; Rasmusson 1966 [KLNM 11] 420 ff.; Ruthström 2002 82; Seip 1955 248; 150, 310

Genre. (expected): charters: 31 (8); legal works: 24 (10); historical works: 21 (18); þættir: 8 (2); family sagas: 7 (13); contemporary sagas: 6 (8); romances: 5 (11); unclassified: 4 (0); religious works: 4 (28); legendary sagas: 1 (5);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — August 2013