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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bein·spýta, ?·spita sb. f. [; -ur]

?skøjte (cf. Halldór Halldórsson 1956, 78-80) (el. m. bet. ‘(tynde) ben’ i frasen skjóta beinspýtum undir sik, cf. skjóta/kasta fótum undir sik) ‖ ?(ice)skate (or with the sense ‘(skinny) legs’ in the phrase skjóta beinspýtum undir sik)

cf. simplex spýta (6)

Forms: beinspijtumm (1);

Gloss.: Suppl4

Literature: Halldór Halldórsson 1956 76-80; Thurber 2013 [VikMed 9] 199-200

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 1 (0);