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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

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

I.

1) [of e-t / til e-s][at e-u] klog, vis, forstandig, vidende, oplyst
 ● víss ok vitr
 ● vitr ok vǽnn
2) (om dyr) opvakt, snild, kløgtig

II. (cogn.)

Forms: vitr (57); uitr (11); vitrari (6); vitran (6); vitrir (6); vitra (5); uittrir (5); vitur (4); uitur (3); vítr (3); vitrastr (3); uitrari (2); vitrasta (2); vitraztr (2); uittir (2); vitir (2); uiturt (2); witri (1); vitrare (1); vitrastur (1); vittrare (1); vit (1); vitrom (1); vitarara (1); vitru (1); uittr (1); vitrasti (1); vitrustu (1); vitrazti (1); vítrar (1); vitraz (1); vitrastir (1); uitrasto (1); vitrum (1); vittrvzstv (1); vitrer (1); vitraztan (1); vittraztr (1); uítr (1); vitrar þioder (1); vitrarí (1); uitrastur (1); uittrasto (1); vittrir (1); vitrazt (1); vitrvztv (1); vítrarí (1); vítrvz (1); uitrvm (1); vitraðstr (1);

Compounds: brjóst- (1), djúp- (13), fá- (16), for- (5), full- (1), hug- (2), lǫg- (6), marg- (4), mis- (2), náttúru- (1), ó·frams- (2), ó- (35), sann- (1), slǿg- (15), stór- (12)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV item (all-) allvitr, alvitr; ClVSuppl jafnvitr; Suppl1 jafnvitr; Fr item allvitr, alvitr; Hertzb; Suppl4 jamvitr; Bin Vitra, Vitri; LP item allvitr, alvitr; Med; AH; deVr; Fr4 item jafnvitr; NO item allvitr, alvitr; ÁBlM

Literature: Beck 1999 4; Berglund 1988 ; Heidermanns 1993 682; Males 2006 [CollMed 19] 71; Seip 1955 279; Sverdrup 1911 [ANF 27] 30; Sverrir Tómasson 1988 [Rit 33] 240, 312, 322; Sørensen 1993 86

Genre. (expected): religious works: 37 (40); historical works: 32 (26); family sagas: 23 (18); romances: 21 (15); contemporary sagas: 16 (11); legal works: 9 (14); learned works: 7 (5); legendary sagas: 6 (6); þættir: 3 (3);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — December 2018