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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ǫld sb. f. [; aldir]

1) mennesker, folk, skare
2) menneskealder, generation
3) tid, tidsafsnit, tidsalder, tidsperiode, århundrede
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● um/of (...) ǫld/aldir (alda/veralda)
4) kronologisk/astronomisk cyklus
 ● in gamla ǫld
 ● in mikla ǫld
5*) ?verden

Forms: alldir (18); olld (15); aulld (8); old (6); ǫld (4); ỏlld (4); aldir (4); avlld (4); allder (4); ǫlld (3); ꜹlld (1); ld (1); alder (1); ꜹldvm (1); Aulld (1); alldar (1); avlldum (1); alldum (1); allda (1);

Compounds: bruna- (3), concurrentes- (8), hauga- (2), haugs- (3), hlaup·ára- (1), hlaup·árs- (2), indictionis- (2), nítján·ára- (2), ó- (7), paktar- (5), pakta- (11), páska- (10), ribbunga- (1), skalm- (2), sólar·tals- (2), sólar- (8), tungls·tals- (1), tungls- (1), tungl·tals- (2), tungl- (6)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV ¹öld; Fr; Hertzb; Bin -õld ; Rím; LP; AH o-; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (öld)

Literature: Beckman 1914-1916 [STUAGNL 41] xv, xxix; Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 33, 61, 67-8, 70, 97, 214, 288; Gurevich 1970 [MSc 2] 48-49; Hastrup 1985 67; Holtsmark 1959 [KLNM 4] 297; Kålund 1908 [STUAGNL 37] xxvi; Vogt 1934 [PBB 58] 18-24; Ármann Jakobsson 2005 [Skírnir 179] 111

Genre. (expected): religious works: 35 (21); historical works: 21 (14); learned works: 11 (2); charters: 4 (6); legal works: 3 (7); family sagas: 2 (9); romances: 2 (8); þættir: 1 (2);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — Januar 2015