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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

pústr sb. m. [; pústrar]

1) slag (i ansigtet med knytnæve), lussing, ørefigen

cf. Bøe 1965 [KLNM 10] 409

 ● gefa pústr [e-m]
 ● slá/ljósta pústr [e-n] [á e-t]
2) slagsmål, håndgemæng

Forms: pústr (10); pustr (9); pustra (3); pustrum (2); pústrinn (2); pvstr (1); pvstvr (1); puster (1); pvstrvm (1); pustrar (1); pustur (1);

Compounds: hnefa- (2), kinn- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Rím; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Bøe 1965 [KLNM 10] 409; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 277, 278; Noreen 1897 59 f.; Seip 1955 139; Ásgeir Bl. Magnússon 1950 [ANF 65] 126

Genre. (expected): religious works: 13 (8); legal works: 7 (3); family sagas: 4 (4); legendary sagas: 3 (1); romances: 3 (3); historical works: 1 (6); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — Januar 2014