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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

skyld, skyll, “skyllt” sb. f. [; -ir]

(cf. skuld sb. f., skulda sb. f., skuldi sb. m., skuldr sb. m., skylda sb. f., skyldr sb. m.)

1) [e-s] afgift, skat, indtægt

 ● skattr (...) ok skyld

2) gæld, tilgodehavende

3) (om taknemmelighedsgæld)

4) [á e-u / af e-u / í e-t] klausul, forpligtelse

5) ?pligt

6) ?bebrejdelse

7) grund, årsag
 ● fyrir þá/... skyld

 ● fyrir skyld [e-rs/e-s / e-t]

Forms: skylld (84); skyld (22); skylldir (7); scylldir (6); skylldum (6); skyldir (5); skyldum (3); skylda (3); skylldvm (2); skyll (2); skẏlldir (1); scyld (1); scylldum (1); scẏlldir (1); skẏlld (1); scylldina (1); skyllt (1);

Compounds: af- (4), al·kirkju- (3), ár- (1), bǿn·hús(s)- (14), djákna- (1), djákns- (5), ein·ǽris·lands- (1), graftar·kirkju- (1), guð- (4), half·kirkju- (12), heimilis·prest- (1), í- (8), kenni·manna- (2), kenni·manns- (1), kirkju·í- (1), kirkju- (3), konungs- (7), lands·fjǫl- (1), land(s)- (81), laups- (1), lýð- (1), lǫg- (1), prest(s)- (11), stríð- (1), tveggja·djákna- (1), tveggja·presta- (2), tví·ǽris·lands- (1), út- (2), vita- (2), þriggja·presta- (1), þrí·ǽris·land- (1)

Gloss.: EJ (skuld); ClV; ClVSuppl; Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM

Literature: Magnús Stefánsson 2000 77, 96, 168; Seip 1955 82, 119, 245, 283; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 318

Genre. (expected): religious works: 53 (38); historical works: 41 (25); charters: 15 (11); romances: 12 (15); legal works: 10 (14); contemporary sagas: 8 (11); þættir: 4 (3); legendary sagas: 2 (6); family sagas: 2 (17);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — Juni 2014

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