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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

deigr adj.

1) (om metal) blød ‖ (of metal) soft
2) (om våben) stump, sløv ‖ (of a weapon) blunt, dull
3) (om person) sløv, slap, frygtsom, fej ‖ (of a person) sluggish, slack, faint-hearted, cowardly

Forms: deigum (3); deigan (3); deigt (2); deigr (2); deigir (1); deig (1); deigann (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Rím; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Grønlie 2004 [JEGP 103] 472; Heidermanns 1993 145

Genre. (expected): romances: 4 (1); family sagas: 3 (2); religious works: 2 (3); legendary sagas: 2 (1); þættir: 1 (0); unclassified: 1 (0);