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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

tunna sb. f. [-u; -ur]

I.

1) [e-s / af e-u] tønde
2) (som målenhed/rummål)

II. (y. no.)

Forms: tunnur (6); tunnu (5); tunnum (4); tunno (2); tvnnor (2); tuɴor (1); tunnæ (1); tunnuna (1); tunnv (1); tuɴoɴi (1); twnno (1); tunna (1); tunnan (1);

Compounds: al- (4), bjór- (6), brennu·steins- (1), grjóna- (1), half- (5), hunangs- (1), lýsi- (1), malt- (3), mjaðar- (1), mjǫl- (6), mungáts- (2), salt- (1), skyr- (2), smjǫr·half- (1), smjǫr- (1), sýru- (1), tjǫru- (4), tolf·fjórðunga- (1), vín- (6)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Bin; Rím; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM

Literature: Detter 1894 [PBB 18] 90; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 286; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 43; Sandklef 1961 [KLNM 6] 666; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 106, 121, 140, 141

Genre. (expected): legal works: 6 (2); charters: 4 (2); contemporary sagas: 3 (2); unclassified: 3 (0); historical works: 3 (4); family sagas: 2 (3); romances: 2 (3); þættir: 2 (1); religious works: 2 (7);

Simonetta Battista — November 2014