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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

barn·leikr sb. m. [; -ar]

(cf. barnaleikr sb. m.)

(pl. barnleikar) barnlig leg, børneleg ‖ (pl.) children’s playing/play, children’s game

cf. simplex leikr (325)

Forms: barnleikvm (2); barnleikum (2); barn leikum (2); barnleika (2); barn-leicom (1); barnleikar (1); barn ... leykar (1); barnleicar (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV pl.; Fr; NO; BL

Literature: Tillhagen 1956 [KLNM 1] 349-352

Genre. (expected): contemporary sagas: 5 (1); legendary sagas: 3 (1); þættir: 2 (0); family sagas: 1 (1); religious works: 1 (3);