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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bið·stund sb. f. [-ar, dat. -u/-; -ir]

[e-s] [til e-s] (item pl. biðstundir) ventetid, venten, udsættelse, frist ‖ (item pl.) wait, waiting, postponement, time-limit

cf. simplex stund (508)

Forms: bidstund (9); bid stvnd (3); bidstunnd (2); bidstundar (2); biðstund (2); bidstundir (2); bid stund (1); bidstundh (1); bid stunder (1); bidstvnd (1); bidstvndh (1); bidstvndar (1); bidstundinne (1); bídstund (1); bid stunnd (1); bidstundu (1); biðstundum (1); bid stvndar (1); bidstvndinn (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Rím; NO; Bl

Genre. (expected): religious works: 21 (9); contemporary sagas: 6 (2); historical works: 3 (6); charters: 1 (3); romances: 1 (3); learned works: 1 (1);