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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

vara vb.

A.

 ● ‖ impers.: varir [e-s] [e-n] [af e-m] [um e-t]
 ● ‖ impers.: varir minnst/sízt [e-s] [e-n] [af e-m]

B. vara + præp./adv.

of: vara of

 ● ‖ impers.: varir of [!]

Forms: (61); varir (10); varði (3); uarde (2); varer (2); varde (2); varþi (2); varðe (2); vardi (2); vara (2); varþe (2); vaʀir (1);

Compounds: bukka- (2), fell- (1), finna- (1), grá- (10), hár- (1), húða- (2), hǫfga- (1), kló- (1), lag- (1), nauta- (1), sel- (1), skarp- (2), skinna- (14), smjǫrs- (1), tann- (4), tíunda- (2), vað·mála- (1)

Gloss.: EJ ³vara; ClV ²vara; Fr ²vara; Hertzb ³vara; LP ²vara; deVr ³vara; Fr4 ²vara; NO ²vara; ÁBlM ®vara

Literature: Veturliði Óskarsson 1994-1995 [ÍMAM 16-17] 151-152 & passim

Genre. (expected): historical works: 25 (16); romances: 17 (9); family sagas: 15 (11); religious works: 15 (24); legendary sagas: 9 (4); contemporary sagas: 5 (7); þættir: 2 (2); charters: 2 (7); learned works: 1 (3);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — Marts 2010