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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

gall sb. n.

1) gall, bile
2) rancour, “bile”

Forms: gall (13); galli (7); galle (4); Gall (2); gallz (1);

Compounds: á·girndar- (1), ála- (2), áls- (1), aur·riðar- (1), bukka- (3), geita- (3), geitar- (2), hera- (2), lambs- (1), nauta- (2), orma- (1), oxa- (5), refs- (6), sauða- (2), svína- (2), tungu- (1), ufsa- (2), þiðurs- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Suppl4 y. isl. ref.; Rím; LP; Med; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ¹gall; BL

Literature: Breiteig 1966 [MM 1966] 25-26

Genre. (expected): religious works: 22 (7); romances: 2 (3); learned works: 1 (1); historical works: 1 (5); family sagas: 1 (3);

Christopher Sanders — December 2012