godi

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See also: goði and góði

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Etymology[edit]

From Icelandic goði.

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Noun[edit]

godi (plural godis)

  1. A local chieftain in Iceland with religious and administrative duties.
    • 1997, ‘Egil's Saga’, tr. Bernard Scudder, The Sagas of Icelanders, Penguin 2001, p. 180:
      Odd was the chieftain of Borgarfjord on the south side of Hvita then. He was the godi of the temple to which everyone living south of Skardsheidi paid tribute.

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Verb[edit]

godi

  1. second-person singular present indicative of godere
  2. second-person singular imperative of godere

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