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Zoëga's A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic


-burr, m. (1) charge; (2) salve, ointment; (3) pomp or bravery in dress (cf. 'berast mikit ').
-b, f. (1) tenancy; ef land spillist b hans, during his tenancy; (2) duties of a tenant.
bar-mar, m. an inhabitant
-skylda, f. duties of a tenant.
-bnar, m. tenancy (=b).
-byrg, f. responsibility; vera um e-t, to be responsible for; vera r . um e-t, to be exempt from responsibility in a case; hafa mikit ., have much at stake; e-t er byrgum vi mik, I am responsible for it.
byrgar-fullr, a. full of responsibility, responsible;
-hlutr, m. an object, matter involving risk, a responsibility;
-lauss, a. irresponsible, free from risk;
-ltill, a. involving little risk;
-r, n. responisible step.
-samligr, a. momentous, very important.
-byrgja (-a, -r), v. to make one answerable for, ( e-m e-t or e-t hendi e-m); refl., byrgjast e-t, to answer for, warrant.
-bli, n. tenancy, farm,= b.
an, adv. (1) before (lngu .); (2) a little while ago (Kolr fr fr,seli .).
r, adv. (1) already (ek hef r rit brullaup Mitt); (2) before, heretofore; litlu (lngu) ., a little while (long) before ; (3) = r en, previous to the time when, before, ere; eir hfu skamma hr seti . ar kom Gunnhildr, they had sat but a short while before G. came; du margir . eir kmi til fyrirheitsjarar, before they came to the land of promise . (4) until, till (at var svipstund ein . stofan brann) ; (5) sem ., nevertheless, for all that (hn ba hann at eigi gera, en hann tekr hana sem .).
reifing, f. sprinkling upon.
r-nefndr, pp. before mentioned.
-drykkja, f. the act of drinking to; sitja fyri drykkju e-s, to sit over against one as his drinking-mate (regarded as a mark of honor).
-drykkr, m. a wave dashing over a ship.
-eggja (a), v. to egg or urge on, to exhort ( e-m).
-eggjan, f. egging on, instigation.
eggjanar-ffl, n. a fool or tool egged on by another, (hafa e-n at -ffli);
-grejnir, f. pl. exhortations;
-p, n. encouraging shout.
-eggjari, m. instigator (eggjari glpa).
fa, f. disturbance, quarrel, strife.
-fall, n. (1) heavy sea (dashing over a ship); (2) law term, imposition of a fine (. sektar) ; (3) = felli, calamity, visitation.
falls-dmr, m. sentence of condemnation or punishment.
-fang, n. (1) laying hands upon, rough handling (var hann fyrir miklu spotti ok ifangi) ; (2) mulct, fine, incurred by illegal seizure of another man's goods; sex aura ., a fine of six ounces.
-fangi, m. = fang 2.
-fangr, m. ; see i-vangr.
-fastr, a. fastened to, joined to.
-ftt, a. n. defective faulty.
-felli, n. calamity; standa undir felli, to be under great hardship; hvert . jarl hafi veitt honum, what penalties the earl had laid on him.
, m. condemnation.
-fenginn, pp., -fengr, a. intoxicating, (. mjr, drykkr).
-flog, n. pl. brawl fighting.
-form, n. arrangement.
-forma (a), v. to arrange about a thing (um e-t).
-fram, adv. forwvard, onward; fll hann ., on the face; komst aldri lengra . fyrir honum um skldskapinn, he never got any further in his verse making; hldu eir leiina, they held forward on their way.
-fr, prep. From, = fr ( eim degi).
-frja, v.= frja e-n.
-frja, f. reproach, rebuke.
-fsi, f. gratification, satisfaction (oss er engi . at.)
-fra (-a, -r), v. to reproach.
-ganga, f.= gangr (veita e-m gngu).
-gangr, m. molestation, annoyance, assault, aggression.

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