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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

lǽti, sb. n. [; -, dat. látum/lǽtum]

(cf. lát sb. n.)

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1) kraftig lyd (fra dyr/menneske), skrig, jamren
 ● hǫrmulig lǽti
 ● ill lǽti
2) adfærd, manerer, gøren og laden
3) venlig gestus, velvilje

Forms: læti (20); latum (9); látum (8); lætum (4); lætí (2); latvm (2); læte (2); lęti (2); latom (1); lǽti (1); lꜳ̋tvm (1); Læti (1); lꜳtum (1); lotom (1); lęitin (1);

Compounds: bí- (11), blíð- (36), dramb- (7), drembi- (1), drjúg- (1), eftir- (93), ein- (5), elli- (1), ergi- (2), fagr- (1), fá- (2), fer·lig- (1), fíla- (1), fóta- (2), frá- (1), há- (1), handa- (1), harms·mein- (1), hljóð- (1), hrein- (1), hǫrmungar- (2), ill- (6), illsku- (1), kerski- (1), -kunn-, kvikvenda- (1), kynja- (2), kyrr- (3), laus- (3), létt- (3), líf- (1), líkams·mein- (2), lítil- (65), marg- (7), með- (3), mein- (61), mikil- (13), mjúk- (17), mót- (8), nasa- (1), of- (8), ó- (6), ó·rakk- (1), ó·sið- (1), ó·þakk- (1), pípna- (1), rakk- (1), rang- (46), reiði·rang- (2), rétt- (64), ríki- (3), sam- (1), seið- (1), sein- (1), sið- (24), skrímsla- (1), smá- (1), stirð- (5), stór- (13), streið- (1), stríð- (4), sund- (1), sundr- (1), sǿmðar·yfir- (1), tígur- (1), til- (26), tóm- (3), trolls- (1), undr- (12), vand- (39), vár·kunn- (8), vesalðar- (1), yfir- (48), þakk- (7), þrá- (5), þýð- (3), ǿrsla- (1), ǫr- (8)

Gloss.: EJ pl.; ClV pl.; Suppl2 pl.; Fr; Rím pl.; LP pl.; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (-láti) -læti, (læti) pl. ; BL pl.

Literature: Seip 1955 119

Genre. (expected): romances: 14 (5); religious works: 13 (14); family sagas: 12 (6); historical works: 6 (9); legendary sagas: 5 (2); þættir: 4 (1); legal works: 1 (5); learned works: 1 (2);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — Februar 2012