A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic

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University of Toronto Press, 2004 - Foreign Language Study - 551 pages
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The Scandinavian influence was the earliest, and arguably one of the strongest external forces that went into the making of modern English. Consequently, a knowledge of the Icelandic language is of utmost importance. Not only does Icelandic supply a linguistic basis for such a study, it also provides the source of a great deal of the necessary information for the understanding of medieval British history. Old Icelandic literature, both in poetry and prose, presents a wealth of interesting material, which in some respects stands unrivalled among the literatures of medieval Europe, and without which, one's knowledge of the ancient North would certainly be limited.

First published in England in 1910 and last printed in 1975, Geir T. Zoega's A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic has long been the foremost reference source for the Icelandic language. Compiled on the general principle of including all the words the ordinary student of Icelandic is likely to meet, the dictionary has helped to bring about a wider interest in the language and literature of Iceland and is considered an essential complement to the study of medieval Nordic literature.

  

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
227
Section 3
318
Section 4
430
Section 5
447
Section 6
508
Section 7
533
Section 8
541
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Northvegr - Zoëga's A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic
The official web site of Northvegr, an organization dedicated to the promotion of the Northern Way also known as Hindrvitni, the Northern Spiritual Faith
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Canadian publisher University of Toronto Press Online Book Catalogue
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A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (1910)
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A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic - Norroen Dyrd
A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic. ... Source: A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (1910, 551 pp), by Geir T. Zoëga. ...
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JSTOR: A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic
A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic. By Geir T. Zoega. v and 55I pp. Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1910. The author is known for his English-Icelandic and ...
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Heithni.org - Zoëga's A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic
Zoëga's A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Old Norse) · • The Poetic Edda in Old Icelandic · • The Prose Edda in Old Icelandic ...
www.heithni.org/ zoega/ h113.php

Icelandic English and English Icelandic Dictionary Translation ...
Following are links to scanned images of the pages of A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (1910, 551 pp), by Geir T. Zoëga. ...
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A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic -I d. A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic -II e. Electronic Zoega Old Icelandic Dictionary Project ...
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OSCAR: Online System for Commentary and Response
íkorni is from Zoëga's A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (http://www.northvegr. org/zoega/h230.ph p); "íkorni, m. squirrel". Gierr Bassi lists several ...
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About the author (2004)

Geir T. Zoega (1857-1928) was the first master in the Grammar School of Reykjavík and the author of An English-Icelandic and Icelandic-English Dictionary.