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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Words

1hringr sb. m. [-s, dat. -; -ar]

1) cirkel, ring, rundkreds (af mennesker)
 ● ganga/... í hring [of/um e-t]
 ● í hring ok (í) kring
2) (astron.) (himmellegemes) omkreds, bane

cf. Holtsmark 1959 [KLNM 4] 297-298 om de syv sfæriske ringe

3) (forarbejdet genstand) armring, ring (i bidsel, brynje, etc.)
4) afgrænset område inden for (cirkelformet) afmærkning, domsring, kampring, etc.
 ● brenna upp með/at hringum [e-t]
5) (fjendtlig) omringning
 ● gera hring [um e-n / at e-m]
 ● slá hring [e-rra] [um e-n/e-t / at e-m]
6) [á e-u] bøjning, krumhed, ?pukkel
(Fr4 def. 5 ‘skip: ...’ SE. I, 582” => Jón Sigurðsson 1848 582³ (poet.))

Forms: hring (55); hringr (14); hringinum (8); ring (8); hringinn (7); hringa (7); hringum (5); hringar (3); ringinum (3); hrings (3); ringr (2); hringnum (2); hringom (2); hringínvm (2); hrijng (2); hríng (2); ringum (2); ríng (1); hringnom (1); hringh (1); ringinvm (1); hringnvm (1); hringarner (1); hringur (1); Hringur (1); hriug (1); (1); hringarnir (1); ringa (1); hrínginum (1); hrijngnum (1); hringanna (1); hrÿngur (1); ringar (1); hríngr (1); hringana (1);

Compounds: akkeris- (1), átta- (4), beisl- (1), brynju- (3), byskups- (1), danz- (1), dóm- (8), -dǿgris-, gull- (41), holm- (1), hurðar- (7), jafn·dǿgris- (13), jarðar- (1), járn- (1), kápu- (2), kirkju·hurðar- (1), kistu- (1), klokku- (1), malérs- (1), mann- (26), mjolk- (3), nagl- (3), nátt·sólar- (9), sexa- (2), silfr- (6), skinn- (1), smá- (3), smjǫr- (1), sólar- (3), sól·hvarfa- (5), sól·hvarfar- (1), sól·marka- (2), sól·stǫðu- (1), stalla- (4), sumar- (2), sǽvar- (1), tága- (1), teina- (3), tolfa- (1), veg- (1), veldis- (5), vetr- (3), þing- (1), ǽtt- (10)

Gloss.: EJ; CLV M; Fr; Hertzb (ringr); Anm; Bin -hringr ; Rím; LP ¹˜²hringr, ³Hringr; Med; AH ringr; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 189, 192; Chesnutt 1978 [ARV 34] 143; Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 29 f.; Falk 1912 38; Falk 1914 27, 176; Falk 1919 202; Falk 1919 27; Falk 1929 223-224; Finnur Jónsson 1929 [ASB 18] 16; Gering 1897 [ASB 6] 10; Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 34, 142, 212, 261; Guðbjörg Kristjánsdóttir 2000 168; Holtsmark 1959 [KLNM 4] 298; Jón Jónsson 1894 [ANF 10] 131; Liberman 2007 [Alvíssm 11] 40; Lie 1961 [KLNM 6] 303; Marwick 1952 42; Seip 1951 [MM 1951] 12; Seip 1955 86, 135f., 162; Simek 1982 116-117; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1889 234

Genre. (expected): religious works: 47 (39); historical works: 33 (25); family sagas: 20 (18); romances: 11 (15); legendary sagas: 10 (6); contemporary sagas: 8 (11); learned works: 6 (5); þættir: 5 (3); legal works: 3 (14); charters: 2 (11); unclassified: 1 (1);

Eva Rode — Maj 2011