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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

elds·gangr sb. m. [-s, dat. -i; -ar]

(cf. eldgangr sb. m.; cf. item eldsgandr sb. m., eldsgrand sb. n.)

1) ild, ildebrand, ildsvåde ‖ fire, blaze, conflagration
2) vulkansk ild, vulkanudbrud ‖ volcanic fire, volcanic eruption

cf. simplex gangr (79)

Forms: elldzgangr (2); elldzganginum (2); elldz ganngi (2); elldzgangrinn (2); elldz ganngrinn (2); ellzgangur (2); ellzgangi (1); ælldz gange (1); eldz gangi (1); eldz-ganginn (1); ellz gang (1); elldz gangin (1); ellzgang (1); elldz gangi (1); elldzgangangi (1); ellds gangi (1); ellz ganginn (1); eldsgangrinn (1); elldzganginn (1); eldsganginum (1); eldzgangsins (1); elldsgangi (1); elldz gáng (1); ellz gangur (1); elldzgangi (1); ellz gangiɴ (1); elldz gangrinn (1);

Gloss.: EJ (eldr); ClV (eldr); Fr; Hertzb; NO; Bl

Genre. (expected): historical works: 13 (6); religious works: 8 (9); contemporary sagas: 6 (2); legal works: 3 (3); family sagas: 2 (4); charters: 1 (3);