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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

sauðr, “søþ-” sb. m. [-ar/-s dat.-/-i; -ir]

I.

1) får, (coll.) fåreflok, gedeflok (cf. GrgStað 484⁴)
 ● gǽta sauða [e-rs]
2) hunfår
3) (om Guds kristne menighed)
 ● sauðir guðs/dróttins
4) (om værdiansættelse af får i forhold til andre husdyr)
5) (om fårekød)

II. (cogn.)

III. (y. isl.)

Forms: sauða (10); sauði (9); saudr (8); sauðum (8); saudir (7); sauðir (6); sauðr (6); saud (6); saudi (5); sꜹð (4); sauda (4); savða (3); savðrinn (3); sauð (3); sauðs (3); saudrinn (3); Sauða (2); savde (2); saudur (2); saudum (2); savðir (2); saudí (2); sꜹði (2); savð (2); saudirnir (1); savði (1); savðom (1); sꜹþ (1); (1); sauðarins (1); savðe (1); ▹sav◃ð (1); saudnum (1); sꜹder (1); savðinn (1); sauðer (1); soða (1); sꜹþer (1); sꜹðir (1); sauðinum (1); søþe (1); savðer (1); savþir (1); saudumm (1); savþa (1); Savðr (1); savd (1); sꜵuða (1); sꜵuð (1); sáuðr (1); sáuþom (1); savþvm (1); sꜹðr (1); sauder (1); savðr (1); saudarins (1); saudinn (1); sꜵðr (1); sꜷða (1); sauðe (1); sꜹþr (1); saudær (1); savðæ (1);

Compounds: ali- (1), á- (24), dilk- (2), einga- (1), einka- (1), fjár- (1), forystu- (11), fǽr- (5), geit- (5), haust- (2), krist(s)- (2), lag- (1), slaga- (1), slátr- (2), smá- (1), úti·gǫngu- (1), villi- (1)

Gloss.: EJ (cf. corr.); ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Suppl4 sòðr, sòuðr; Bin item Sauða-; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Seip 1955 189; Widding 1968 [ScriptIsl 18] 12

Genre. (expected): religious works: 51 (37); legal works: 25 (13); historical works: 17 (24); family sagas: 12 (17); contemporary sagas: 11 (10); charters: 9 (11); romances: 9 (14); learned works: 5 (4); legendary sagas: 2 (6); unclassified: 2 (1);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — August 2013