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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2beinn adj. [beinan; compar. beinni, superl. beinastr/beinstr]

A.

1) lige, direkte ‖ straight, direct
 ● beinn byrr gunstig vind (på havet) ‖ favourable wind (at sea)
2) [við e-n] [í e-u] gæstfri, hjælpsom, forekommende ‖ hospitable, helpful, accomodating
 ● er beint [e-m] (ngn) behandles gæstfrit, (ngn) beværtes ‖ (sby) is plied with hospitality, (sby) is waited on
 ● gera beint [við e-n] være gæstfri/imødekommende ‖ be hospitable/accomodating

B. beint (n. sg. = adv.)

1) lige, direkte ‖ straight, directly
2) tæt, nært ‖ close, closely
3) (lige) nøjagtig, (lige) præcis, fuldstændig ‖ exactly, precisely, completely
4) straks, med det samme ‖ at once
 ● nú beint

Forms: beint (40); beinsta (20); beinazta (10); bæint (8); beinn (6); beinasta (5); beinan (4); beinaz (4); beínt (3); beinzta (3); bæínt (2); beinna (2); beinst (2); beinum (1); bæinn (1); beíntt (1); beinnt (1); beinazti (1); bęínsta (1); beín (1); bỏinsta (1); beinazzta (1); bein (1); beinnzsta (1); beiɴ (1); beinztta (1); beinzsta (1); beínsti (1); beiɴɴtt (1); beinazt (1); bæinsta (1); beínazti (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV item (all-) allbeinn, (jafn) jafnbeinn; ClVSuppl; Fr item allbeinn; Rím; LP; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO item allbeinn; ÁBlM; Bl item albeinn

Literature: Heidermanns 1993 113

Genre. (expected): romances: 42 (13); religious works: 28 (34); historical works: 24 (22); family sagas: 13 (15); contemporary sagas: 7 (9); legendary sagas: 4 (5); legal works: 3 (12); þættir: 3 (3); charters: 2 (10); learned works: 2 (4);