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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

barún, barrún, barón sb. m. [-s, dat. -i; -ar/-ir(var. Landsl 69¹⁹: AM 302 fol “Bd”)]

1) baron ‖ baron
2) (spec. norsk værdighedstitel for ‘lendr maðr’, før 1277 kun brugt i breve til udlandet ‖ spec. Norwegian title of honour for ‘lendr maðr’, before 1277 used only in letters to foreign countries)

Forms: barun (9); baronar (8); baruna (7); barrunar (5); baruns (5); barona (4); barunar (4); barrun (4); barruna (3); barunn (2); Barrun (2); baróna (2); barvnar (2); Barrunum (2); baronvm (2); barrunum (2); barrvnar (1); barvnvm (1); Barunar (1); baruni (1); bꜳronar (1); baronum (1); barónum (1); barnvn (1); barúns (1); barons (1); Baronar (1); baron (1); bꜳrun (1); barrunn (1); barunum (1); barúnar (1); barónar (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer (barónn) bar(r)únn; AJ; deVr; Fr4 item baron; NO barún, barrún; ÁBlM (barón); Bl

Literature: Breisch 1994 67; Brekke & Rosén 1956 [KLNM 1] 352-354; Hamre 1961 [KLNM 6] 576; Seip 1961 [KLNM 6] 581; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 120, 176

Genre. (expected): legal works: 45 (8); romances: 14 (8); historical works: 7 (14); religious works: 7 (21); charters: 3 (6); contemporary sagas: 1 (6); legendary sagas: 1 (3); learned works: 1 (2); þættir: 1 (2);