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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

djǫful·óðr adj.

besat af djævelen, besat af ond ånd, besat ‖ possessed by the devil, possessed by an evil spirit, possessed

cf. simplex óðr (167)

Forms: diofulodir (3); diofuloþr (2); dioful ... ode (2); diofuloðr (2); diofvloðir (1); díofulodr (1); diofol óþa (1); diofvloðr (1); djöful-óðr (1); diỏfulodt (1); diỏfulodan (1); dioful oðer (1); diofoloþr (1); diỏfuloðir (1); dioful ỏð (1); diofvloþr (1); diofvl ỏdr (1); diofoloþa (1); diofulodur (1); diofvl óþ (1); diofuloðum (1); dioful ott (1); diofvloder (1); diofuloðan (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl2; Fr; NO; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1956 [BA 17] 315; Holtsmark 1958 [KLNM 3] 137; Møller-Christensen 1970 [KLNM 15] 298

Genre. (expected): religious works: 25 (8); historical works: 2 (5); charters: 1 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);