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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

fǫlnun, fǫlnan sb. f.

[e-s] fading, decline, withering, slight (to sth.)
 ● fǫlnun fellr [á e-t / í e-t]
 ● flekkr ok fǫlnun [e-s]

Forms: folnan (4); fölnan (4); faulnan (2); fỏlnan (2); fǫllnon (1); fǫlnan (1);

Gloss.: EJ -an; ClV -an; ClVSuppl -an; Suppl2 -an; Fr -an; NO -an; Bl (fölnan)

Genre. (expected): religious works: 6 (4); romances: 4 (1); contemporary sagas: 3 (1); historical works: 1 (2);

Christopher Sanders — April 2011