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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

maðkr sb. m. [dat. -i; -ar]

1) larve, maddike, orm
 ● vella mǫðkum (til bana / í hel)
 ● vella upp af mǫðkum
2) insekt

Forms: madka (6); maðkar (6); madkar (4); madkr (2); modkum (2); madkur (2); mǫðkum (2); maðkr (2); mavðkvm (1); madk (1); madcar (1); ▹mad◃ka (1); maðka (1); madki (1); mỏðkum (1); moþkom (1); moðkum (1); mavdkvm (1); mỏdkum (1); mǫdkum (1); matkur (1); maðkum (1); maþcr (1); Maðkar (1);

Compounds: blóð- (1), eitr- (1), gras- (1), hjarta- (1), skel- (1), sǽ- (1)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP; Med -d-; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL

Literature: Polomé 1986 667; Reichborn-Kjennerud 1944 14-15; Skårup 1991 [Opusc 9] 95

Genre. (expected): religious works: 28 (11); romances: 5 (4); learned works: 3 (1); historical works: 2 (7); legendary sagas: 1 (2); legal works: 1 (4); þættir: 1 (1); contemporary sagas: 1 (3);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — Oktober 2011