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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1bjórr sb. m. [-s, dat. -]

I.

drik med højt alkoholisk indhold (sands. baseret på honning og højere værdsat end ‘mungát’; citaterne fra Sturlunga saga og Sverris saga tyder på et importeret produkt) ‖ strong alcoholic beverage (prob. based on honey, more highly valued than ‘mungát’; quotations from Sturlunga saga and Sverris saga suggest an imported product)

II. (cogn.; evt. ²bjórr el. def. ‘bæver’, cf. bjórskinn sb. n.)

Forms: bior (17); biors (12); biorr (2); bíor (1); byorss (1); biorss (1); Byor (1); bioor (1); bjőrr (1); bioʀ (1);

Gloss.: EJ ¹bjórr; ClV ¹bjórr; Fr ¹bjórr; Hertzb; Fischer; Rím -r; LP ¹bjórr; AJ ¹bjórr; deVr ¹bjórr; Fr4 ¹bjórr; NO ¹bjórr; ÁBlM ³bjór; Bl ²bjór

Literature: Björn Þorsteinsson 1976 [KLNM 20] 712-713; Bjørkvik 1961 [KLNM 6] 16; Blom 1976 [KLNM 20] 710; Fell 1976 81-89; Marstrander 1915 79-80, 117, 132; Møller-Christensen 1959 [KLNM 4] 479; Reichborn-Kjennerud 1947 153

Genre. (expected): legal works: 17 (4); charters: 12 (3); historical works: 2 (7); contemporary sagas: 2 (3); romances: 2 (4); learned works: 1 (1); religious works: 1 (10); unclassified: 1 (0);