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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

øxn, exn, eyxn, yxn sb. n. [; øxn/yxn]

(formmæssigt ambig. exx. redig. under oxi sb. m.; cf. item yxni sb. n.)

cf. Hreinn Benediktsson 1986 29-97 (Repr. Hreinn Benediktsson 2002 323-353)

I.

okse

II. (cogn.)

Forms: yxnin (8); yxn (5); ẏxn (2); ẏxnunum (2); yxnn (2); yx̉nin (2); Exna (2); yxna (2); Eyxna (2); auxn (1); Yxna (1); ꜹxn (1); Auxna (1); avnx (1); ǫxn (1);

Gloss.: EJ (uxi); ClVAdd eyxn; Fr y-; Bin Øxna-; deVr yxn pl.; Fr4; NO n. & m. pl., item yxn; ÁBlM yxn pl., (öxn) n. & #m. pl.

Literature: Hreinn Benediktsson 1986 66-70; Hreinn Benediktsson 1986 70-71; Skårup 1991 [Opusc 9] 96

Genre. (expected): religious works: 14 (7); historical works: 7 (5); contemporary sagas: 5 (2); family sagas: 4 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (1); romances: 1 (3); learned works: 1 (1);

Simonetta Battista — Oktober 2013