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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bjartr adj. [compar. -ari, superl. -astr]

I.

1) klar, lys, skinnende ‖ bright, clear, light, shining
2) (om metal/våben) skinnende, blank ‖ (of metal/weapons) glistening, shiny
3) (om farve) lys, hvid, strålende ‖ (of colour) light, white, radiant
4) (spec. om person) lys, lysende, forklaret ‖ (spec. of a person) fair, shining
 ● bjartr ok blíðr/...
5) (spec. om lig ‖ spec. of a corpse)
6) (spec. om overnaturligt væsen ‖ spec. of a supernatural being)
7) (om stemme) klar, tydelig ‖ (of a voice) clear, discernible
8) (om syn) klar, klartseende ‖ (of sight) clear, clear-sighted
9) (om åndelige evner) klar, skarp ‖ (of mental faculties) clear, incisive
10) renfærdig, oprigtig, god ‖ pure, upright, good
11) [e-m / fyrir e-m] indlysende, tydelig, sikker ‖ evident, clear, certain
 ● ljósi bjartara lysende klart, helt tydeligt, fuldstændig sikkert ‖ shining clear, absolutely certain, clearer than day, (adv.:) with absolute clarity
12) (om tegn/under) lysende, klar, åbenlys ‖ (of a sign/wonder) shining, clear, manifest
13) prægtig, strålende ‖ wonderful, radiant
(biart SvFlat 655²² fejl i ed., cf. ms. bitar GKS 1005 fol 637³⁶) → biti sb. m.

II. (cogn.)

Forms: biart (24); biartr (17); biarta (11); bjart (11); biort (7); biartari (7); biortum (5); biartan (5); bjartr (4); biortv (4); biartare (4); biartara (4); biartt (3); biortu (3); biartur (3); bjartan (3); biartri (3); biarttare (2); björtu (2); biartta (2); biarte (2); bjarta (2); biartir (2); biartre (1); bjǫrtum (1); bert (1); biỏrt (1); biartrar (1); biartasta (1); biỏrtv (1); biortvm (1); bjỏrtum (1); biorttv (1); biarttann (1); biert (1); bierter (1); beart (1); biarttur (1); biartaste (1); biarti (1); biærter (1); biortt (1); biartaz (1); biỏrtum (1); biarttre (1); biört (1); biartra (1); biorto (1); biartar (1); biarttr (1); beortum (1); biartazta (1); biartann (1); björt (1); biarttaster (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV item al-, (all-) allbjartr, (jafn) jafnbjartr; Suppl1 bjart adv.; Fr item albjartr, allbjartr; Hertzb; Suppl4 item jambjart adv.; Bin; Rím; LP item al-; Med -tt-; AH item iambiartr; AJ; deVr; Fr4 item jafnbjartr; NO item al-, all-; ÁBlM; Bl item albjartr, bjart adv.

Literature: Bø 1961 [KLNM 6] 562; Finnur Jónsson 1927-1928 [APS 2] 67; Heidermanns 1993 123-124; Hreinn Benediktsson 1967 [MM 1967] 2-3; Seip 1943 [MM 1943] 113; Wolf 2006 [ANF 121] 177, 182

Genre. (expected): religious works: 72 (43); historical works: 25 (28); romances: 20 (17); family sagas: 13 (20); contemporary sagas: 8 (12); legendary sagas: 7 (7); unclassified: 5 (1); learned works: 5 (5); þættir: 4 (4); legal works: 2 (15); charters: 1 (12);