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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

eitra vb. [-að-]

1) [e-t] blande med gift ‖ mix with poison
 ● ‖ præt. part.: eitraðr giftig ‖ poisonous
2) [e-t] forgifte ‖ poison (sth.), make poisonous
 ● ‖ præt. part.: eitraðr forgiftet ‖ poisonous, poisoned
3) [e-n] [með ■] forgive ‖ poison (sby)
4) [e-n] [til e-s] optænde, forbitre ‖ inflame, embitter
 ● ‖ præt. part.: eitraðr [af e-u] (fig.) forbitret, forgiftet ‖ (fig.) embittered, poisoned

Forms: eitrat (4); eitradr (3); eitruðu (3); eitra (3); eítraði (2); ey̋tradur (1); eitrath (1); eitra dom (1); eitradri (1); eitrad (1); eitrut (1); eitrud (1); eitruðum (1); eitrar (1); eitraðir (1); eitrað (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr item eitraðr; Rím; Med; deVr (eitr); Fr4; NO item eitraðr; ÁBlM (eitr); Bl

Literature: Halvorsen 1958 [KLNM 3] 541

Genre. (expected): romances: 14 (3); religious works: 9 (7); historical works: 2 (4); contemporary sagas: 1 (2);