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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

þjófr, “þof-” sb. m. [dat. -i/-; -ar]

I.

tyv, røver
 ● vera/verða þjófr af/at [!]

II. (cogn.)

Forms: þiofr (25); þiof (12); þiofar (11); þjófr (8); þiofa (4); þiofur (4); þióf (4); þjófar (3); þiófr (2); þiofom (2); þiófar (2); Þjófar (2); þiofum (2); þiofvr (2); þiovar (1); þioua (1); þíofvm (1); þiofrinn (1); þiöffur (1); þjófrinn (1); þiofriɴ (1); þiófeɴ (1); þjófa (1); þiofi (1); þofeɴ (1); þjófarnir (1);

Compounds: átta·marka- (1), fimmtán·marka- (1), fjóru·tigi·marka- (1), grasa- (1), gǫtu- (2), hǫfuð- (1), jarðar- (1), kirkna- (1), konungs- (1), merkr- (2), sauða- (2), saum- (1), stór- (1), úti·legu- (1), þriggja·marka- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin; LP; Med -o-; AH; deVr ¹þjófr ; Fr4 item: þjúfr; NO; ÁBlM item þjúfr

Literature: Bugge 1890 [ANF 6] 224-236; Dennis, Foote & Perkins 2000 398; Falk 1890 [ANF 6] 95; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 203; Maurer 1907Ï 347, 356; Seip 1955 146, 264; Walter 1986 298

Genre. (expected): religious works: 32 (25); legal works: 20 (9); romances: 11 (10); family sagas: 10 (11); historical works: 8 (16); þættir: 5 (2); contemporary sagas: 4 (7); learned works: 3 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (4); charters: 1 (7);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — Marts 2015