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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kelda sb. f. [-u; -ur]

I.

1) kildevæld
2) bæk, mindre vandløb
3) brønd, vandningssted
4) morads, sump
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
5) (om gejser, svovlkilde)

II. (cogn.)

III. (y. no.)

Forms: kelldu (7); kelldv (6); kellda (5); keldur (4); kelda (4); keldu (3); kelldur (2); kælldunnar (2); Kelldna (2); kiællda (1); Keldur (1); kiellona (1); kellduna (1); keldunni (1); helldu (1); kélldv (1); keldunnar (1); keldor (1); kelldvnne (1); kelldo (1); Kællda (1); keilduna (1); kielldur (1); Kelldan (1);

Compounds: aðal- (1), blót- (1), leir- (1), lífs- (4), mosa- (3), saur- (1), vín- (1), ǫl- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin item Keldna-; Rím; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bandle 1977 [Rit 12] 52; Ekwall 1929 220-221; Hinsch 1957 [KLNM 2] 324; Jakobsen 1901 [ANOH 1901] 205; Mawer 1932-1933 [APS 7] 21; Seip 1955 146

Genre. (expected): historical works: 10 (9); contemporary sagas: 9 (4); romances: 7 (5); religious works: 7 (13); family sagas: 5 (6); charters: 5 (4); legal works: 5 (5); unclassified: 2 (0);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — December 2012