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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ǫxl, eyxl sb. f. [axlar, dat. -u; axlir]

I.

1) skulder, skulderblad
 ● bera á ǫxl(u) [sér/sinni] [e-n/e-t]
 ● líta/sjá (aftr) um ǫxl [eftir e-m / til e-rs]
 ● taka í ǫxl [e-m]
2) (i landskab) bjergryg som danner en slags skulder
3) (på køretøj) aksel
(for ǿxl sb. n.)

II. (propr. topogr.)

Forms: ǫxl (8); oxl (7); axlir (6); auxl (5); axler (4); ỏxl (3); avxlina (3); avxl (3); ꜹxlvm (3); axla (3); ǫxlina (2); ogsl (2); ǫxlin (2); ỏxlina (2); agslir (1); oxlz (1); auxlinna (1); eyxl (1); avkxl (1); ỏxlum (1); auxllina (1); Axler (1); axlirnar (1); oxlina (1); auxlu (1); oxlunum (1); axlar (1); agslar (1); oxlum (1); ogslum (1); Oxlenne (1); ꜹxl (1); øxl (1); Axlir (1);

Compounds: fjalls- (5), knífs- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Suppl4; Rím; LP; AH o-; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (öxl)

Literature: Seip 1955 28

Genre. (expected): religious works: 18 (18); family sagas: 16 (8); contemporary sagas: 8 (5); romances: 8 (7); charters: 7 (5); historical works: 6 (12); legal works: 4 (7); learned works: 3 (2); legendary sagas: 2 (3); þættir: 1 (2);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — April 2015