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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

djarf·liga adv. [compar. -ar]

1) tappert, dristigt, frimodigt, ufortrødent ‖ bravely, boldly, daringly, dauntlessly
2) uovervejet, ubesindigt, frækt ‖ rashly, precipitously, impudently
3) uforbeholdent, med sikkerhed, ?i sikkerhed ‖ without reservation, certainly, ?securely
4) kraftigt, forsvarligt ‖ roundly, immoderately

cf. simplex -liga (0)

Forms: diarfliga (48); djarfliga (25); diarflega (14); diarfligha (4); diarflíga (1); diarfligaʀ (1); diarfligar (1); diarfligarr (1); diarliga (1); diærflega (1); diarflegar (1); diarbliga (1);

Compounds: full- (3), ó- (11), of- (1)

Gloss.: EJ (djarfligr); ClV (djarfligr), item (all-) alldjarfliga; Fr item alldjarfliga; Suppl4; LP; Fr4; NO

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 432; Elín Bára Magnúsdóttir 2015 [MM 2015:2] 113; Grønlie 2004 [JEGP 103] 461; Hægstad 1899 58; Jón Helgason 1935-1936 [APS 10] 253; Sverdrup 1911 [ANF 27] 26

Genre. (expected): religious works: 26 (26); historical works: 25 (17); legendary sagas: 16 (4); family sagas: 12 (12); romances: 11 (10); contemporary sagas: 7 (7); þættir: 2 (2);