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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

dramba vb. [-að-]

[■ / af e-u / í e-u] [yfir e-m/sér / í gegn e-m / í móti e-m / við e-m/e-u / fyrir e-m] [í e-u] puste sig op, føre sig (pralende) frem, hovere, føle sig højt hævet, forherlige sig selv, prale ‖ puff oneself up, make much of oneself, triumph, be presumptuous, boast
 ● ‖ præs. part.: drambandi hoverende ‖ triumphing

Forms: dramba (12); drambar (4); drambe (3); dromboþo (3); drambi (2); drambat (2); drambande (1); drambandi (1); dramber (1); drambaði (1); drambarþu (1); drambarr (1); Drambar (1); drambit (1); drambir (1); drambade (1); drambaþe (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; AH; NO; Walter; ÁBlM (dramb); Bl cf. corr.

Literature: Walter 1976 99-100

Genre. (expected): religious works: 31 (10); romances: 4 (4); legendary sagas: 1 (2); historical works: 1 (6);