Norþ-mann
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Masculine
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
Norþ-mann
es ; m. A man belonging to a northern country. I. a Norseman, Norwegian or Dane Ealle ða ðe on Norþhymbrum búgeaþ, ǽgþer ge Englisce ge Denisce ge Norþmen, Chr. 924; Erl. 110, 17. Gewitan him ðá Norþmen nægledcnearrum, 937; Erl. 115, 2. Ða Cwénas hergiaþ hwílum on ða Norþmen (Norwegians ) ofer ðone mór, hwílumda Norþmen on hý, Ors. 1, 1 ; Swt. 19, 3-5 : 16, 36. Ða Normen áhton sige, Chr. 1066 ; Erl. 199, 40 : 200, 26. Hé sǽde ðæt Norþmanna land (Norway ) wǽre swýðe lang and swýðe smæl, Swt. 18, 24. Hé (Ohthere from Halgoland ) ealra Norþmonna norþmest búde, 17, 2. On his dagum cómon ǽrest iii scipu Norþmanna ... Ðæt wǽron ða érestan scipu Deniscra manna ðe Angelcynnes land gesóhton, Chr. 787; Erl. 57, 21-25. Ðǽr geflémed wearþ Norþmanna bregu, 937; Erl. 112, 33. Wǽran ǽr under Norþmannum, 942 ; Erl. 116, 15. The word occurs as a proper name :-- Norþman Leófwines sunu, 1017; Erl. 161, 6. II. referring to other countries Norþmen (those who attacked Sodom ), Cd. Th. 120, 16; Gen. 1995. Norþmonna, 124, 25; Gen. 2068. Norþmonnum, 119, 9 ; Gen. 1977. [Icel. norð-maðr a Norwegian : O. H. Ger. nord-man.]
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