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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ǫmbun, amban, ambun, umbun, “ǫmbǫn”, “andbun”, “anbun” sb. f. [ambanar/ambunar/ǫmbunar; ambanir/ǫmbunir/ǫmbunar]

1) [e-s / fyrir e-t / á e-u / til e-s] [e-m] belønning (for ngt), løn (som fortjent), gengældelse
 ● taka (upp) ǫmbun [e-s / fyrir e-t / móti !] [af e-m / með e-m]
 ● taka [e-t] í ǫmbun [e-s]
2*) ?insisteren

Forms: ambun (26); ỏmbun (14); amban (13); ombun (11); ombon (10); aumbun (10); anbun (6); ǫmbun (6); ambuna (5); andbun (4); ambunar (4); ambonar (4); ömbun (3); ꝍmbun (3); ỏmbunir (3); avmbvn (3); ỏmbunar (3); ambvn (3); omboner (2); ỏmbỏnina (2); aumbaun (2); ombvn (2); ambann (2); ỏmbvn (2); ambanir (2); ꜹmbun (2); ombunar (2); ỏmbunn (2); ombonar (2); ỏmbuna (2); ambunerannar (1); ỏmbỏn (1); ꜵmbon (1); aumbonarnar (1); aumbunarinnar (1); ombunir (1); ꜵmbonn (1); ömbuna (1); aumbaunnum (1); avmbvnir (1); ỏmbvnir (1); aumbona (1); aumbǫn (1); umbun (1); aumbunar (1); ambana (1); ꜵmbun (1); aumbỏnum (1); ambunena (1); ǫmbunar (1); ombuner (1); ambwn (1); avmbvna (1); avmbvnar (1); ꜹmvnom (1); vmbun (1); avmbon (1); ambanar (1); ø̨mbon (1); ömbunar (1); avmbona (1); avmbvner (1); aumbon (1);

Compounds: ei·lífðar- (3), erfiði- (1), fagnaðar- (1), hrein·lífis- (1), mis·kunnar- (1), rétt·vísis- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; ClVSuppl amban; Suppl2 item amban; Fr item amban; Hertzb (ambon); Rím; AH ambun; AJ amban, ambun; deVr; Fr4 item ambun, anbun, andbun; NO item amban, ambun; ÁBlM (umbun), (ömbun)

Literature: Seip 1955 124, 172, 307

Genre. (expected): religious works: 107 (48); romances: 23 (18); legal works: 19 (17); historical works: 12 (31); charters: 9 (14); contemporary sagas: 6 (13); þættir: 5 (4); family sagas: 3 (22); learned works: 3 (5); legendary sagas: 1 (8);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — Marts 2015