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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

drag sb. n. [; *-]

(cf. -drǫg sb. f.)

1) (pl. drǫg) vandløb, elvetilløb ‖ (pl.) watercourses, feeder-streams
2) forstærkning, afstivning, støtte (opr. om konkret anordning, cf. fx. NorskOrdb drag def. 13, Blöndal def. 4) ‖ brace, prop, support (orig. of a physical installation)
3) (om ekstra linje(r) i slutningen af strofe ‖ of extra line(s) at the end of a stanza)

Forms: drag (5); drog (3); Draghe (2); drỏg (1); draug (1); drøg (1); drøgumm (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; ClVErr; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; AJ item pl.; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (draga); Bl

Literature: Boer 1927 [ANF 43] 276; Christensen 1969 [KLNM 14] 192; Ekwall 1941 36-37; Falk 1912 34; Janzén 1940-1941 [NB 28] 150; Marstrander 1932 129-130; Mawer 1932-1933 [NB 20] 116; Reinton 1956 [KLNM 1] 422

Genre. (expected): charters: 8 (1); historical works: 2 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (1); unclassified: 1 (0); family sagas: 1 (2); learned works: 1 (0);