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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1deila sb. f. [-u; -ur]

1) [e-rra / milli e-rra / með e-jum] [við e-n / móti e-m] [um e-t] konflikt, splid, strid, stridigheder, skænderi, (voldsom) disput ‖ conflict, dissension, strife, dispute, squabble, (violent) argument
2) (spec. jur.) tvist, sag ‖ (spec. jur.) dispute, lawsuit

Forms: deilur (14); deilu (13); deila (9); deilo (4); deilan (2); dæillo (1); dæilum (1); Deila (1); deilor (1); deiluna (1); dæilu (1); deilum (1); delu (1); deylr (1); dæila (1); deæilan (1); deilv (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP ¹deila; AJ; deVr ¹deila; Fr4 item dela; NO; ÁBlM (deila vb.); Bl ¹deila

Literature: Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 51, 89; Inga H. Hákonardóttir 2000 52; Seip 1955 262

Genre. (expected): historical works: 18 (9); legal works: 8 (5); religious works: 8 (14); family sagas: 8 (6); contemporary sagas: 6 (4); romances: 2 (6); charters: 2 (4); þættir: 1 (1); legendary sagas: 1 (2);