Københavns Universitet

ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

vefr sb. m. [-jar; -ir]

I.

1) væv, vævning, vævearbejde
 ● einarðr vefr
 ● vefr fellr
 ● fǿra upp vef
 ● kljá vef
 ● slá vef
 ● vefr stendr uppi
2) vævet tøj, stof, tekstil
 ● dýrir vefir
3) (om spec. stoftyper)
 ● heiðneskr vefr
4) edderkoppespind, spindelvæv

II. (cogn.)

Forms: vef (11); uefium (6); vefium (6); vefi (5); vefinn (3); vefer (3); vefr (3); væf (3); uef (2); vevir (1); vefia (1); vefnom (1); Vefer (1); uefi (1); veff (1); vefriɴɴ (1); vefiɴɴ (1); vefjum (1); vefur (1); vefivm (1); vefir (1); veve (1); uefir (1);

Compounds: guð- (33), gull- (3), kǫngul·váfu- (1), kǫngur·váfu- (1), kǫng·váfu- (1), lín- (3)

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

Literature: Andersen 1949 312; Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 9 f.; Falk 1912 63; Falk 1919 14, 15-16, 51; Hofmann 1955 [BA 14] 30; Holtsmark 1939 [MM 1939] 74-83; Holtsmark 1940 [MM 1940] 7-8; Kjær 1914 [MM 1914] 210-212

Genre. (expected): romances: 15 (6); religious works: 13 (15); charters: 8 (4); historical works: 7 (10); family sagas: 6 (7); legal works: 4 (5); legendary sagas: 1 (2); learned works: 1 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (4);

Simonetta Battista — Maj 2016