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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

tjǫrn, “tien-” sb. f. [tjarnar; tjarnir]

I.

1) lille sø, sump, ?mose
 ● tjǫrn ok/eða stǫðuvatn
2) pøl, pyt
3*) (for tjara sb. f.)

II. (propr. topogr.)

Forms: tiỏrn (7); tiornina (5); tiorn (5); tjörn (3); tjarnir (3); thiorn (2); tiarnir (2); tiornn (1); tiỏrnum (1); ÷÷÷tiennit (1); tiarner (1); tiornena (1); tiǫrn (1); tiarnar (1); Tiorn (1); tiꜹrn (1); tiornum (1); torn (1); ÷÷÷tiennana (1); tiornvnni (1);

Compounds: blóð- (1), leir- (1), sef- (2), sund- (1), tjǫru- (2), vatns- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; HertzbTill; Bin -tjõrn ; Rím; LP; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (tjörn)

Literature: Bjorvand 1994 138; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 192; Hesselman 1929 517-522; Holm 1991 [MM 1991] 206; Hægstad 1916 178; Seip 1955 173, 303

Genre. (expected): religious works: 16 (10); charters: 5 (3); family sagas: 4 (4); historical works: 4 (6); contemporary sagas: 4 (3); learned works: 2 (1); legal works: 2 (3); romances: 2 (4); legendary sagas: 1 (2);

Simonetta Battista — April 2014