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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bernska sb. f. [-u]

1) barnealder, barndom, ung alder ‖ childhood, youth
2) barnagtighed ‖ childishness
 ● tala bernsku

Forms: bernsku (22); bernskv (9); bernsko (5); bernska (3); bernsca (2); bærsku (2); bærsko (1); bæʀnsku (1); bernskan (1); bærnscu (1); bærnska (1); bærnsko (1); bernskan (1); (1); bernsku (1); bernsconnar (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP; AJ; deVr (bernskr); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (barn); Bl

Literature: Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 69; Gering 1916 [ANF 32] 6

Genre. (expected): historical works: 21 (9); religious works: 14 (14); romances: 8 (5); contemporary sagas: 4 (4); family sagas: 2 (6); legendary sagas: 1 (2); legal works: 1 (5); þættir: 1 (1); charters: 1 (4);