ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

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Word

fjǫr sb. n. [-s]

Status: excerpted citation slips citation text supplemented structured definitions in Danish definitions in English

1) livskraft, levedygtighed life force, vitality

2) liv life

 ● eins manns fjǫr

 ● forða fjǫrvi [við e-n]

 ● fjǫr ok/... fé

 ● fyrirgera fé (sínu) ok fjǫrvi

 ● eiga (hǫndum ok) fótom fjǫr at launa

 ● með fjǫrvi

 ● rǿgja/fyrirrǿgja fjǫrvi

cf. Hertzb rœgja: r. fiorve, fé manns

3) (i tiltale som udtryk for hengivenhed in an address as a term of endearment)

Form.: fior (18); fiorvi (10); fjǫrvi (9); fiorve (6); fjör (5); fjǫr (3); fiors (3); fjǫrsins (3); fiorfi (2); fiỏrvi (2); fjörvi (2); fiaur (1); fiørsins (1); fiarui (1); fiỏrsins (1); fjörs (1); fiorsins (1); fiỏr (1); fiꜹr (1); fiør (1); fiỏrfi (1); fíǫr (1); fiorui (1); fiörvi (1); fjörsins (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Suppl4; Rím; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (fjör); Bl

Litt.: Dillmann 1991 153; Faulkes 1982 94; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 84; Halldór Kr. Friðriksson 1882 194; Kock 1933 [ANF 49] 289; La Farge 1991 141-150; Nygaard 1917 23

Genre. (expected): historical works: 19 (13); family sagas: 15 (9); legal works: 13 (7); romances: 10 (8); legendary sagas: 10 (3); religious works: 4 (20); contemporary sagas: 3 (6); þættir: 2 (2); learned works: 1 (2);

CS — Juni 2010

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