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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2vanr, “van” adj. [compar. -ari, superl. -astr]

Forms: vanr (15); vant (9); van (9); uant (6); uanr (5); von (5); vanaztr (4); vanir (3); vanann (2); vanri (2); vanan (1); uanarí (1); vanare (1); vanth (1); uaner (1); vannur (1); uana (1); vanra (1); uanrar (1); vanar (1); vanastr (1); vỏn (1); uǫ̇n (1); uanare (1); vanari (1); vanur (1); uanir (1); vannari (1);

Compounds: land- (2), list- (1), ó- (29), sið- (1), vand·rǽða- (1)

Gloss.: EJ ¹vanr; ClV ¹vanr; Fr ²vanr; Hertzb ²vanr; Suppl4 van; Rím; LP ²vanr; AH ¹vanr; deVr ³vanr; Fr4 ²vanr ; NO ²vanr; ÁBlM ¹vanur

Literature: Nygaard 1917 20; Seip 1955 191

Genre. (expected): religious works: 26 (21); family sagas: 13 (9); historical works: 11 (14); romances: 9 (8); contemporary sagas: 7 (6); legal works: 6 (7); learned works: 3 (2); þættir: 2 (2); legendary sagas: 1 (3);