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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

feldr, “fell” (acc.) sb. m. [-ar, dat. -i; -ir]

(vævet) slag, kappe (cf. Elsa E. Guðjónsson [Fornl 1962] 68-69) ‖ mantle, cloak (of pile-woven fabric)
 ● hafa feld á hǫfði [sér]
 ● kasta feldi undir fǿtr [e-m/sér]

Forms: felld (13); felldi (11); feld (9); feldi (9); felldinum (5); feldinn (3); felldinn (3); feldr (3); felde (1); feldar (1); felldar (1); feldinum (1); fellder (1); felld (1); felldir (1); felldr (1); fell (1);

Compounds: af- (1), bjarn- (9), bjarn·skinns- (1), blá- (1), grá- (18), hafnar- (1), marðs·skinna- (3), rauð- (9), rǫggvar- (1), skaut- (2), skinn- (7), stutt- (6), tugla·skinns- (1), vara- (1), varar- (21)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin -feldr; Rím; LP; AH; AJ; deVr; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Blindheim 1958 [KLNM 3] 273; Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 19; Elsa E. Guðjónsson 1962 [Fornl 1962] 25; Falk 1919 174ff.; Falk 1919 74; Hertzberg 1889 [ANF 5] 231-232; Magnús M. Lárusson 1962 [KLNM 7] 84; Roy 2009 [VMS 5] 199; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1889 218

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 32 (8); þættir: 9 (1); historical works: 6 (11); legendary sagas: 5 (3); romances: 4 (7); legal works: 3 (6); religious works: 3 (17); contemporary sagas: 3 (5);

Christopher Sanders — December 2010