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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

vatn, “uantn-”, “vapnit” sb. n. [-s; -*]

I.

1) vand (som et af de fire elementer)
 ● bera vatn [at e-m]
 ● vatn ok brauð
 ● sǿkja vatn
 ● taka vatn [sér]
 ● vatn ok viðr
2) (pl. vǫtn) vandmasser, vande
 ● vǫtn eða veðr
3) vandansamling, vandløb, sø (ofte bestemt/navngivet)
 ● drepr í vatn [e-m]
 ● vatn fellr [ór e-u / á e-u / til e-s / um !]
 ● ganga til vatns
 ● rennanda vatn
 ● ríða til vatns
4) (om vandløb, etc. som nyttevand)
 ● vatn ok veiðistǫð/-staðir
 ● veita vatni [á e-t]
5) ferskvand (mods. havvand)
 ● sǽr ok/eða vatn
6)
 ● sól gengr at vatni
7) portion vand (i fad, etc.)
8) (om vandøsning (ved navngivning/dåb))
 ● ausa vatni [e-n/e-t]
 ● drepa í vatn [e-m]
 ● halda undir vatn [e-m]
 ● taka ór vatni
9) (om vievand)
 ● vígja (salt ok) vatn
 ● vígt vatn
10) saft, afkog
11) (om regn)
12) tåre
 ● halda vatni
13) (krops)væske, sekret
14) sved

II. (cogn.)

III. (y. no.)

IV. (propr. topogr.)

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Forms: vatn (70); vatni (49); uatn (20); vatne (12); uatni (11); vỏtn (10); votn (10); vǫtn (9); vatnit (9); vatz (6); uỏtn (5); vaz (5); vant (4); uatnn (4); uỏtnin (4); vatnn (4); vǫtnum (4); vatns (4); vötn (4); Vatn (3); vỏtnum (3); vattni (3); vatninu (3); vottnin (2); uatnj (2); votnin (2); watn (2); vꜹtn (2); votnom (2); Uatn (2); uatne (2); vőtnum (2); vatna (2); uotn (1); wautfnum (1); vỏtnn (1); vafnn (1); votnum (1); vaðz (1); uatninu (1); vatnsíns (1); vatnið (1); uottn (1); vautn (1); vatní (1); vottn (1); vꜹtnin (1); uỏtnn (1); uattne (1); vazins (1); uatz (1); vatzs (1); uatɴí (1); vatneþ (1); vattn (1); vo▹tni◃n (1); vøtn (1); vǫtnin (1); uatnnit (1); Uotn (1); uatnit (1); vatnet (1); vatnino (1); vavtn (1); vothnum (1); Vaz (1); vatnít (1); vatnom (1); vꜹtnonvm (1); vꜵtn (1); vapnit (1); űatnne (1); uantni (1); vathn (1); uazs (1); votnvm (1); (1);

Compounds: ár- (3), beina- (4), brennu·steins- (1), brunn- (6), byskups- (1), fiski- (9), flǿ- (3), gagn·mǽlis- (1), hand·þvaga- (1), hreinsaðar- (1), hreinsanar- (1), iðranar- (1), jǫkla- (2), kulða- (1), laugar- (3), leir- (1), líkams- (1), lím- (1), merki- (5), mót·mǽlis- (1), neytingar- (1), regn- (6), rósa- (1), sam·píningar- (1), skírnar- (9), straum- (1), stǫðu- (31), sǽvar- (2), út- (1), varm- (1), vár- (1), veiði- (2), vígslu- (1), þey- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Finsen; Fr; Hertzb item vant; Suppl4; Bin Vatn-; Rím; LP; Med; AH; deVr; Fr4 item vann; NO; ÁBlM

Literature: Bandle 1977 [Rit 12] 51; Bjorvand 1994 129; Finnur Jónsson 1914-1915 [NB 2] 19; Grøtvedt 1939 25; Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 187, 203, 269, 271-2, 276, 308; Guðbjörg Kristjánsdóttir 2000 199; Hovda 1975 [KLNM 19] 565-567; Jakob Benediktsson 1975 [KLNM 19] 567-568; Kjartan G. Ottósson 1983 [StudIsl 42] 110-111; Lindblad 1952 43; Lundahl 1940 [ANF 55] 49; Marwick 1952 21, 38, 72, 80; Reichborn-Kjennerud 1928 117, 167; Salvesen 1968 49; Seip 1944 [ANF 58] 149; Seip 1949 [ANF 64] 159; Seip 1952 [APS 21] 26; Seip 1955 79 123 127 164 176 183 241 288; Sprenger 1985 [Opusc 8] 176 n. 76; Vilhjálmur Finsen 1883 689

Genre. (expected): historical works: 70 (54); religious works: 69 (83); legal works: 57 (30); family sagas: 33 (38); romances: 31 (32); contemporary sagas: 23 (23); learned works: 17 (10); legendary sagas: 8 (13); charters: 7 (24); þættir: 3 (7); unclassified: 2 (1);

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