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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

riddari, “ryddari”, “riddar”, “reddar” sb. m. [-a; -ar]

(cf. ríðari sb. m., ridderi sb. m., ríðeri sb. m.)

I.

1) rytter, ryttersoldat, kavalerist
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
2) soldat, kriger

skelnen mellem def. 2 og 4 ikke altid mulig

3) (om Guds/Jesu soldat)
4) (spec.) (mand i besiddelse af ridderværdighed/-titel ɔ:) ridder, stormand, adelsmand, herre

skelnen mellem def. 2 og 4 ikke altid mulig

   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● dubba til riddara [e-n] [með e-u]
 ● gera riddara [e-n]

cf. Marti 2013 [MM 2013] 44-58

 ● gerask riddari
 ● hirðmenn ok/eða riddarar
5) afbildning af ridder
6) (som norsk rangtitel om medlem af hirden, cf. Hertzb)

cf. Seip 1961 [KLNM 6] 581

7) (i skakspil) springer

II. (y. no.)

.

Forms: riddara (65); riddari (31); riddarar (31); riddare (6); riddarum (5); riddorum (3); (3); riddꜹrum (2); riddarann (2); riddaranna (2); Riddari (2); riddarvm (2); Riddarar (1); riddavrvm (1); riddararnir (1); riddurvm (1); reddar (1); ryᴅara (1); ryddurum (1); riddar (1); riddarnir (1);

Compounds: frankis- (1), guðs- (13), heraðs- (1), hirð- (1), hof- (1), kastala- (2), konungs- (3), konungs·sonar- (1), krists- (3), leigu- (1), leóns- (1), sam- (6)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO 'og ridderi, ríðari, ríðeri'; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Breisch 1994 66; Bøe 1961 [KLNM 6] 253; Hallberg 1982 [ANF 97] 19; Hamre 1961 [KLNM 6] 576; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 278; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 45; Marti 2013 [MM 2013:1] 44-58; Maurer 1907Ï 132, 202, 206, 208, 265, 293; Páll Vídalín 1854 416 f.; Rosén 1969 [KLNM 14] 167-172; Seip 1955 127, 190, 216; Seip 1961 [KLNM 6] 581; Sävborg 2007 [Alvíssm 11] 82; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 54, 104, 118, 310, 362

Genre. (expected): religious works: 70 (43); romances: 43 (17); historical works: 25 (28); legal works: 7 (15); unclassified: 6 (1); legendary sagas: 5 (7); charters: 3 (12); family sagas: 2 (20); contemporary sagas: 2 (12);

Simonetta Battista — Maj 2013