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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kál sb. n. [-s; -]

I.

1) (coll. & pl.) kål, grønt, køkkenurter

2) (om blødsødenhed, nøjsomhed)

3) (derog.) (dårlig/kødløs kost ɔ:) dårlig situation (som vendes til det bedre)

II. (y. no.)

Forms: kal (16); kꜳl (7); kálit (3); kaal (2); kalin (2); kalit (2); kals (2); kalinu (1); Kal (1); kál (1); kále (1); kali (1);

Compounds: akr- (2), bor- (1), nǫtlu- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Bin; Rím; Med -a-; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM ¹kál; Bl; WPA

Literature: Boer 1900 [ASB 8] 261; Bugge 1905 261-262; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 101; Höfler 1931 [ANF 47] 287; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 43; Høeg 1961 [KLNM 6] 263; Seip 1955 57; Wadstein 1922 13

Genre. (expected): religious works: 28 (10); family sagas: 4 (4); historical works: 2 (6); contemporary sagas: 2 (3); legal works: 1 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (2); unclassified: 1 (0);

Eva Rode — Februar 2012

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