Rückläufiges Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen
[A Reverse Dictionary of Old Norse]
Ed. by Fix-Bonner, Hans / Endres, Norbert
Aims and Scope
This reverse dictionary of Old West Norse containing the almost complete Icelandic and Norwegian vocabulary from the 12th to the 16th centuries is presented here in print for the first time. For linguists concerned with lexicology and word formation, morphology and morphonology, it provides materials in a fixed norm for the study of word composition and derivation.
- tool for morphological studies in Old Norse/Old Ice-landic
- the first work in this field