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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

él sb. n. [; dat. -um]

1) uvejr (oftest med storm) med byger af hagl/sne ‖ squall (short/sudden storm) with hail/snow
2) (om våbenkamp ml. flokke/hære ‖ of armed combat between opposing groups)
3) (fig.) angreb, stormløb ‖ (fig.) onslaught

Forms: él (6); el (4); iel (4); elinu (3); jelino (1); iél (1); elit (1); éle (1); eíl (1); élom (1); eli (1); elum (1); eel (1); élum (1); elom (1);

Compounds: drífu- (3), mírmá- (1), regn- (2), stundar- (3)

Gloss.: EJ (el); ClV; Fr; Rím; LP; AH; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl jel

Literature: Björn K. Þórólfsson 1929 233; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 79; Holm 1991 [MM 1991] 208; Reichardt 1930 [ANF 46] 240-241

Genre. (expected): historical works: 16 (5); religious works: 3 (7); contemporary sagas: 3 (2); learned works: 3 (1); family sagas: 2 (3); romances: 1 (3);