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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1reið sb. f. [-ar; -ir/-ar]

I.

1) ridning, ridt, færd (til hest), ridekunst, ridefærdighed
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● meiri reið ... minni reið
2) vogn, kærre
3) (om overfald/forfølgelse til hest)
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
4) (ofte pl. reiðar/reiðir) lyn, torden, tordenskrald
5) navn for r-runen

II. (cogn.)

Forms: reið (32); reid (14); reiðar (10); ræið (7); reidar (6); reiðin (5); reiþ (2); Reider (2); reiðina (2); reéidar (2); reiþar (2); reiðinni (2); ræiðar (2); reidir (2); ræiðir (2); reiþir (1); reidinne (1); reidiɴi (1); reidarrinnar (1); reídar (1); ræid (1); reiðna (1); reiðum (1); reiðen (1); reidarinnar (1); ræiðina (1); reiðunum (1); ræiðen (1);

Compounds: af- (1), aftr- (3), al·þingis- (9), á- (9), at- (49), baug- (5), brand- (10), brauð- (1), braut- (8), braut- (1), burt- (5), burt- (43), eftir- (19), eykðar- (1), fram- (18), gand- (4), gangara- (1), gný- (1), há- (4), heim- (7), hrossa- (2), hross- (9), inn- (1), jafn- (1), jó- (1), lang- (1), mál- (3), manna- (16), mann- (1), mót- (2), norðr- (5), ofan- (1), orð- (1), riddara·at- (2), riddara·burt- (1), sam- (3), skip- (1), spell- (2), spjall- (1), suðr- (1), til- (1), turn- (10), um- (1), undan- (1), útan- (1), út- (23), vestr- (1), visitatio- (1), yfir- (5), þing- (31)

Gloss.: EJ ²reið; ClV; Fr; Hertzb ¹˜²reið; Rím; LP ¹˜²reið; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ¹˜²reið; Bl

Literature: Bjorvand 1994 68, 214; Falk 1912 86; Finnur Jónsson 1910 [ANOH 1910] 306; Hægstad 1912 [MM 1912] 80-85; Karsten 1906 [ANF 22] 194; Marstrander 1915 68; Marstrander 1928 153-154; Steensberg 1956 [KLNM 1] 33

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 19 (12); religious works: 16 (27); historical works: 14 (18); romances: 13 (10); legal works: 12 (10); contemporary sagas: 11 (7); learned works: 9 (3); legendary sagas: 4 (4); þættir: 4 (2); charters: 3 (8);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — August 2013