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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

rammr adj. [compar. -ari, superl. -astr]

I.

1) [á e-t / til !] (om fysisk styrke/kraft) stærk
 ● rammr at afli
 ● draga reip við ramman
 ● ríkr ok rammr
 ● setja/... rammar skorður [við ! / móti e-u]
2) [í e-u] kraftfuld, hård, slem
3) (om smag) ram, besk, skarp, bitter
4*) (err. for gramr adj., cf. strofe i teksten)

II. (cogn.)

Forms: ramr (15); ramma (10); rammr (9); rammi (9); ramt (5); rammar (5); ramman (4); rammazti (3); ramra (2); ramme (2); rỏmmuz (1); Ramt (1); ramr (1); rammara (1); rǫmm (1); rom (1); rammaztir (1); ramaztir (1); Rȧmr (1); reíp (1); ÷÷÷Ramma (1); raman (1); ramir (1); rommum (1); rammaztu (1); rommo (1); ramur (1); ramare (1); rammasta (1); rꜳmma (1); rammir (1); rammare (1);

Compounds: and- (1), fár- (1), ham- (12), hand- (5), heit- (3), ó- (2), orð- (1), stað- (3), sund- (3)

Gloss.: EJ ¹rammr; ClV (ramr), item (jafn) jafnramr; Fr; Hertzb; Bin -rami, Rammi, -rammi, -rammr; Rím; LP jafnrammr; AH; deVr; Fr4 item jafnrammr; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bremer 1886 [PBB 11] 284; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 179; Heidermanns 1993 436; Jón Steffensen 1966-1969 [SB 17] 184 ff.; Perkins 1978 [StudIsl 36] 16; Salvesen 1968 58; Sverdrup 1911 [ANF 27] 29

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 28 (10); historical works: 19 (14); religious works: 17 (22); þættir: 7 (2); romances: 7 (8); learned works: 3 (3); legendary sagas: 3 (3); contemporary sagas: 2 (6);

Simonetta Battista — September 2017