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1. sess (noun m.)

‘seat, throne’
ONP (prose citations):65726238
SkP: 9127911 (prose):01392394

forms: sessi, sess, ſes, ſesi, ſesa, ſęſſa, seſſa


RvHbreiðm Hl 30III, l. 5: hugarsess ‘of the mind-seat’
Þhorn Harkv 10I, l. 5: sessþiljur ‘the bench-planks’
Þul Skipa 1III, l. 4: sessrúmnir ‘roomy-seater’

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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated