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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

snarr adj. [compar. snarari/snerri(emend. StuIK 179²⁵: AM 439 4°ˣ “IIp”), superl. -astr]

Forms: snart (79); snartt (14); snarast (7); snarr (5); snaraz (4); snarasta (3); snarazt (3); snar (2); snaʀ (2); snor (2); snarazta (2); snaur (1); snarastur (1); snœr (1); snarri (1); snarari (1); snarazstr (1); snór (1); snør (1); snörum (1); snarazsta (1); snerri (1); snör (1); snaran (1); snara (1); snarar (1); snỏrum (1); ÷÷÷snart (1);

Compounds: á·rǽðis- (1), flug- (1), ó- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV item (jafn) jafnsnarr, jafnsnart n.; ClVSuppl all-; Suppl2 jafnsnart adv.; Fr; Suppl4 snart adv.; Rím item allsnarr; LP item allsnarr; deVr; Fr4 item: snart; NO item snart adv.; ÁBlM (snar)

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 153; Heidermanns 1993 522; Kroesen 1985 [ANF 100] 54

Genre. (expected): religious works: 45 (41); romances: 39 (16); legendary sagas: 18 (7); family sagas: 10 (19); charters: 9 (12); historical works: 7 (27); contemporary sagas: 7 (11); learned works: 3 (5); þættir: 1 (3); unclassified: 1 (1);