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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ber·fǿtr adj.

I.

1) [e-u] barfodet (mht. en el. begge fødder), barbenet ‖ bare-footed (with respect to one or both feet), bare-legged
2)
 ● berfǿtr bróðir [pl. berfǿtir/berfǿtu brǿðr]
 ● berfǿtu brǿðra kirkja barfodsbrødres kirke ‖ church of the bare-footed friars
 ● berfǿtu brǿðra klaustr barfodsbrødrekloster, franciskanerkloster ‖ house of bare-footed friars, Franciscan order
 ● berfǿtra/berfǿtu brǿðra lífi/lifnaðr barfodsbrødreorden, franciskanerorden ‖ order of bare-footed friars, Franciscan order
 ● berfǿtu brǿðra regla barfodsbrødreorden, franciskanerorden ‖ order of bare-footed friars, Franciscan order

II. (cogn.)

cf. simplex fǿtr (7)

Forms: berfættr (10); berfœttr (5); berfættir (4); berfættur (3); berfættu (3); Berfættu (3); berføttr (3); berfætter (3); berf́ttra (2); berfœtr (2); berfætt (2); bærfꝍtto (1); berfꝍttir (1); berføᴛer (1); berfǿttr (1); bærfꝍtr (1); berfœtt (1); bærfættur (1); ber-føtter (1); Bœrfœttra (1); berfættv (1); berføtr (1); berfætz (1); berfętt (1); berfæz (1); berføttan (1); bærfættir (1); berfættra (1); berfættum (1); Berfættv (1); berfỏttr (1); berfettv (1); berf́ttv (1); berfẻtt (1); berfęttir (1); berfœtto (1); Berfættan (1); berfø̨ttir (1); bærfœttan (1); Berfętz (1); berfǽttu (1); berrfættr (1); bær fœtt (1); bærfꝍte (1); bærfœtr (1);

Gloss.: EJ -tt-; ClV -tt-; Suppl1; Fr -tt-; Hertzb -tt-; Bin -tt-; Rím -tt-; LP -tt-; AH -tt-; NO -tt-; Bl -tt-

Literature: Bugge 1905 147; Hægstad 1916 94, 178

Genre. (expected): historical works: 26 (13); religious works: 21 (20); romances: 9 (8); contemporary sagas: 5 (5); charters: 5 (6); legendary sagas: 4 (3); legal works: 1 (7); family sagas: 1 (9); unclassified: 1 (0); þættir: 1 (2);