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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1varða sb. f. [*-u; *-ur]

(cf. varði sb. m.)

I.

varde, (pyramide-/kegleformet) stendynge (som vejafmærkning el. mindesmærke)
 ● hlaða vǫrðu [á e-u]

II. (propr. topogr.)

Forms: vordu (4); vordv (3); vỏrdu (2); vorduna (2); vaurdu (2); vörðu (1); vordumm (1); vaurdurnar (1); vaurþu (1); uỏrðu (1); vordur (1); warda (1); vordum (1); varðna (1); vỏrduna (1); vǫrdur (1);

Compounds: grjót- (1), kross- (1), nátt·mála- (2), sjónar- (2)

Gloss.: EJ ²varða; ClV; Fr; deVr ¹varða; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ¹varða

Literature: Falk 1913 8; Hovda 1975 [KLNM 19] 530-531; Jakob Benediktsson 1975 [KLNM 19] 531; Jakobsen 1901 [ANOH 1901] 162, 209; Kålund 1877 515; Marstrander 1915 121

Genre. (expected): charters: 12 (2); historical works: 4 (4); family sagas: 3 (3); contemporary sagas: 2 (2); legendary sagas: 1 (1); learned works: 1 (1); religious works: 1 (6);

Simonetta Battista — Oktober 2015