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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

oft adv. [compar. oftar/oftari, superl. oftast]

(cf. ofta adv.)

Forms: opt (50); oft (13); oppt (13); optare (9); oftare (7); optaz (7); optaʀ (7); optar (6); optarr (6); optast (3); optt (3); offt (3); optarri (2); Oppt (2); Optar (2); oftazst (2); oftar (2); ofst (2); opttar (1); oftaʀ (1); ofstar (1); optera (1); opptar (1); optaʀri (1); Oft (1); optazt (1); oftaz (1); optaʀe (1); æptare (1); oftarr (1); optatz (1); ofstaʀ (1); ofta (1); optaʀi (1); optazst (1); vptt (1); oftazt (1); æptar (1);

Compounds: marg- (1)

Gloss.: EJ -pt; ClV (opt), item (all-) allopt, (jafn) jafnopt, optarri adj. compar.; ClVAdd -pt; Fr -pt, item allopt, ofst, optarri; Hertzb -pt, item allopt; Suppl4 ofst; Rím -pt; LP -pt; Med -pt; AH -pt, item alopt; deVr -pt; Fr4 -pt, item optarri, jafnopt; NO -pt, item allopt; ÁBlM; Bl item alloft

Literature: Grøtvedt 1939 109; Hægstad 1899 45; Hægstad 1916 206-207; Kock 1904 [ANF 20] 69f; Lundeby 1947 [ANF 62] 40

Genre. (expected): religious works: 44 (44); historical works: 27 (28); family sagas: 20 (20); charters: 19 (13); legal works: 18 (16); contemporary sagas: 8 (12); romances: 8 (17); learned works: 7 (5); legendary sagas: 4 (7); unclassified: 3 (1); þættir: 1 (4);