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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

saumr sb. m. [-s, dat. -i; -ar]

I.

1) (coll.) søm (på skib), nagle, bolt

cf. Falk 1912 13, 50

2) (pl. saumar) det at sy, syarbejde
 ● sitja at saumum
3) syning, broderi

II. (cogn.)

III. (y. no.)

Forms: saum (6); saumum (3); sauma (2); sauminn (2); savm (2); saums (2); sꜹ́m (1); savms (1); saumr (1); sauminum (1); sꜹmr (1); Saúm (1); saumur (1); savmr (1); savmvm (1); saume (1); sꜹm (1);

Compounds: átta·ǽrings- (2), bát- (1), handa- (1), hnoð- (2), járn- (2), rek- (4), skinn- (1), skipa- (3), skip(s)- (7), smá- (1), tré- (1), véanda- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin Saum-; Rím; LP; deVr (sauma); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM

Literature: Seip 1955 259; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 106

Genre. (expected): historical works: 10 (5); legal works: 6 (3); family sagas: 2 (3); charters: 2 (2); legendary sagas: 2 (1); romances: 2 (3); religious works: 2 (7); unclassified: 1 (0); þættir: 1 (1);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — August 2013