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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

teikn sb. n. [-s; -]

1) jærtegn, mirakel, under
2) tegn, kendetegn, mærke
3) symbol
4) vidnesbyrd, bevis
 ● til teikns [e-s]
5) tilkendegivelse, signal, anvisning
6) gestus, “tegnsprog“
7) helligt symbol/billede, relikvie
8) (om korsets tegn)
9) (om kongens monogram)

Forms: teikn (16); theikn (4); teikni (2); teikns (2); teiknum (2); teikne (1); teijkn (1); tekn (1); teiknn (1); tæikni (1); teiknin (1); teign (1); theknn (1);

Compounds: dauða- (1), elsku- (1), píslar- (1), var- (1)

Gloss.: ClV; ClVSuppl; Suppl1; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; WN; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM

Literature: Wolf 2001 [Rit 52] cxxxi

Genre. (expected): religious works: 23 (9); charters: 4 (3); romances: 4 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (1); historical works: 1 (6); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);

Simonetta Battista — September 2014