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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

2elda vb. [-ld-]

A.

 ● ‖ præt. part.: eldr [frá e-u] [at e-u] ældet (mht. ngt), for gammel (til ngt) ‖ aged (in relation to sth.), too old (for sth.)

B. eldask

[at e-u] [í e-u] [með e-u] [á hendi e-m] ældes, blive gammel, blive for gammel, forældes ‖ grow old, become old, become too old, become obsolete

braut: eldask braut

[frá e-u] blive for gammel (til ngt) ‖ become too old (for sth.)

Forms: elldaz (8); elldiz (6); elldumz (5); elldazt (3); eldask (3); eldr (2); eldisk (2); elldast (2); eldtumst (1); eldaz (1); elldazst (1); ęldesc (1); ellðaz (1); eldist (1); elldur (1); elldisc (1); elldesc (1); eldasc (1); elðvtz (1); eldisc (1); elldíz (1); elldist (1); eldesc (1); ælldaz (1); elldvz (1); elldest (1); ølldaz (1); eldast (1); elldzt (1); ælldazt (1); eldiz (1); elldir (1); ellt (1);

Gloss.: EJ -sk; ClV -sk; Fr ²elda; Hertzb -st; Rím -z, item eldr ; LP -sk; Med elldaz; AH -sk; AJ item eldask, eldr; deVr ²elda; NO; ÁBlM ¹elda; Bl ³elda, item eldast

Genre. (expected): religious works: 14 (15); historical works: 12 (10); contemporary sagas: 7 (4); legendary sagas: 7 (2); family sagas: 7 (7); romances: 3 (6); learned works: 3 (2); þættir: 1 (1); legal works: 1 (5); unclassified: 1 (0);