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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1vani sb. m. [-a; -ar]

I.

[til e-s / ■] vane, sædvane, (vedtaget) praksis, “skik og brug”
 ● draga í vana [e-t]
 ● eftir (...) vana
 ● eiga/hafa vana til [e-s]
 ● vani er [til ! /á !]
 ● forn vani
 ● vani konungs, konungligr vani
 ● leggja í vana [e-t]
 ● lítill/mikill vani [til e-s]
 ● forn lǫg ok vani
 ● taka í vana [e-t]

II. (y. isl.)

Forms: vana (40); vani (15); uana (10); uani (8); vane (4); wana (3); uane (2); vanar (2); vanen (1); vanum (1); uonum (1); uꜳna (1); vanans (1); uanar (1); váni (1);

Compounds: lands- (6), náttúru- (1), ó- (21), sið- (36)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr ¹vani; Hertzb; Rím; LP; deVr ¹vani; Fr4; NO ¹vani; ÁBlM ¹vani

Literature: Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 196; von See 1964 94-95

Genre. (expected): religious works: 35 (24); charters: 16 (7); historical works: 12 (16); family sagas: 7 (11); contemporary sagas: 7 (7); legal works: 5 (8); romances: 4 (9); learned works: 2 (3); legendary sagas: 2 (4); unclassified: 1 (0);

Simonetta Battista — April 2015