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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ǽtlun, ǽtlan, ǫtlun, {æslan}, {ætslan} sb. f. [-anar; -anir]

I.

1) forestilling, forestillingsevne, formodning, gæt
 ● koma/hafa ǽtlun á [■]
2) tanke, betragtning, anskuelse, mening
 ● hafa ǽtlun [á e-u / um e-t / á ! um e-t]
 ● koma/... ǽtlun á [e-t]
3) tænkeevne
4) hensigt, agt, plan
 ● hafa ǽtlun [á e-u / á ! um e-t]
 ● hafa í ǽtlun [e-t]
5) (klog) adfærd, klogskab
6) forgodtbefindende, skøn, vurdering
7) det at opfylde alles ønsker

II. (y. no.)

Forms: ætlan (81); ætlun (6); etlon (5); ættlan (2); ætlanir (2); ætslan (1); ætlon (1); ætlvn (1); ętlón (1); æslan (1); ætlaninni (1); ẻtlan (1); ætlanvm (1); ętlan (1); ǫtlon (1); ę́tlon (1); ætlanar (1); etlan (1);

Compounds: festingar- (1), fyrir- (49), í- (1), ó- (1), ráða- (6), til- (14)

Gloss.: EJ -an; ClV (ætlan); Fr -an; Hertzb -an; Suppl4 õtl-; Rím -an; AH -an; Fr4 -an; NO -an; ÁBlM (ætla)

Literature: Seip 1955 175

Genre. (expected): historical works: 34 (19); religious works: 25 (29); family sagas: 22 (13); romances: 7 (11); contemporary sagas: 7 (8); legendary sagas: 7 (5); legal works: 3 (10); þættir: 1 (2); unclassified: 1 (0); learned works: 1 (3); charters: 1 (8);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — November 2014