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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ǫr sb. f. [dat. -/-u; ǫrvar/ǫrar]

I.

1) pil
 ● draga ǫr
 ● leggja/setja ǫr á streng
 ● ljósta (með) ǫru [e-n/e-t] [í e-t]
 ● skjóta ǫr(u) [at e-m etc.]
 ● skotinn ǫr(u) [í e-t]
2) budstikke, det budskab der sendes rundt med budstikke (ɔ: ordre til fremmøde, påbud om helligholdelse af højtider, etc.)
 ● leggja á ǫrvar [e-n]
 ● skera (upp) ǫr

II. (cogn.)

Forms: or (10); orvar (7); aur (6); ör (5); ỏr (4); ǫr (4); ỏru (3); ꜹru (3); örvar (3); auruar (3); aru (2); ꜹrum (2); aurr (2); ỏrum (2); auro (2); ǫrum (2); ǫrvar (2); avr (2); órom (1); aurum (1); ꜹro (1); Ǫrvar (1); orfar (1); öro (1); ỏrinne (1); ǫrinn (1); Ǫr (1); ꜹrvar (1); orva (1); oro (1); aúro (1); avrv (1); Orvar (1); ǫ́rom (1); ǫro (1); aro (1); ỏrvm (1); ór (1); ꜹrv (1); orum (1); ꜹr (1); orina (1); Auruar (1); orua (1); ǫrvm (1); örvum (1); ỏrv (1); ỏrvar (1); oru (1); ꜹruar (1); ỏrar (1); arfwm (1);

Compounds: agn- (2), ástar- (3), banns- (2), bíld- (2), brodd- (2), fjánda- (1), flǽrðar- (1), her·sǫgu- (1), her- (41), járn- (1), krók- (5), lás- (1), mein·gerðar- (1), mǫllu- (2), ó·skytja- (4), ó·skytju- (2), sigr- (1), stein- (2), tré- (3), tundr- (2), víg- (1), þing- (1), ør·vǽntingar- (1)

Gloss.: EJ ¹ör; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin Õrvar-; Rím; LP; Med or; AH o-; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (¹ör)

Literature: Björn Bjarnason 1905 60; Falk 1914 95; Grieg 1957 [KLNM 2] 338-339; Liestøl 1968 [KLNM 13] 277

Genre. (expected): legal works: 24 (9); historical works: 21 (17); religious works: 18 (26); romances: 17 (10); legendary sagas: 8 (4); family sagas: 4 (12); þættir: 2 (2); learned works: 2 (3); charters: 2 (7);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — April 2015