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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

dalr sb. m. [-s, dat. -/-i; -ir, acc. -i/-a]

I.

1) dal ‖ valley
 ● dalr mǿtir/... hóli dal møder bakke ɔ: konfrontation er uundgåelig ‖ valley meets hill ɔ: conflict is unavoidable
2) lavning, fordybning (i terrænet) ‖ hollow, depression (in the landscape)
3) (heiti; for hjort ‖ for a stag)

II. (cogn.)

Forms: dal (21); dali (16); dalnum (12); dala (12); dalr (12); Dala (8); dalenom (6); dalnvm (5); dale (5); dalir (5); dals (4); Dal (4); Dali (4); daler (3); dalunum (3); dalinum (3); Dale (3); tale (3); dalum (2); talæ (1); dỏlum (1); dalenum (1); Davlom (1); dalarner (1); dalír (1); dalinn (1); dalína (1); Dalr (1); Dals (1); ðal (1); Dalír (1); Dalum (1); dꜹlunum (1); tala (1); Dǫ́lom (1); daulum (1); dalana (1); dalirner (1); Ðali (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV ¹˜²dalr; Fr; Hertzb; Bin item Dal-, Dala-, Dali, -dalr; Rím ¹˜²dalr; LP ¹¯³dalr, dal-; WN; AH (cf. corr.); AJ ²dalr; deVr ¹˜²dalr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ¹˜³dalur, Dal-; Bl ¹˜³dalur

Literature: Bandle 1977 [Rit 12] 56; Falk 1914 91; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 74; Finnur Jónsson 1933-1934 [APS 8] 271; Gering 1916 [ANF 32] 7; Kölbing 1894 [PBB 19] 81-82; Marstrander 1932 270-271, 277; Noreen 1897 48; Pipping 1925 9; Sayers 1993 [Alvíssm 2] 26; Sigurður Þórarinsson 1944 21; Ólafur Lárusson 1960 [KLNM 5] 642, 644

Genre. (expected): historical works: 50 (26); religious works: 27 (40); romances: 24 (15); charters: 12 (12); contemporary sagas: 12 (11); family sagas: 9 (18); legal works: 8 (14); learned works: 4 (5); legendary sagas: 2 (6); unclassified: 2 (1); þættir: 1 (3);