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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

barn·fóstr sb. n.

cf. simplex fóstr (75)

Forms: barnfóstr (9); barn fostr (2); barnfóstrit (1); barnn fostr (1); barnfostr (1); barn fostur (1); barnfostur (1); barnfostrid (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; NO; Bl

Literature: Jochens 1996 206-209; Mundal 1988 14-24

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 8 (2); legal works: 4 (2); contemporary sagas: 2 (1); legendary sagas: 1 (1); historical works: 1 (3); religious works: 1 (4);