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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

písl, “pistl” sb. f. [-ar; -ir/-ar(Maurit 650²²)]

(cf. píls sb. f.)

pinsel, lidelse, prøvelse

Forms: pisl (20); pislir (9); písl (7); pisla (6); pislom (6); pislar (6); pisler (4); pislum (3); pislvm (2); píslar (1); písla (1); pisll (1); pistlina (1); Pisl (1); píslum (1); pijsl (1); pijslum (1);

Compounds: dauða- (1), elds- (1), hel·vítis- (6), hermðar- (1), hreinsanar- (1), hǫfuð- (1), kross- (1), líkams- (3)

Gloss.: EJ (pínsl); ClV (pínsl); Fr; Rím; LP; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Bekker-Nielsen 1964 [KLNM 9] 378; Seip 1955 175; Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 150, 171

Genre. (expected): religious works: 54 (19); historical works: 8 (12); romances: 4 (7); learned works: 2 (2); legendary sagas: 1 (3); þættir: 1 (2); contemporary sagas: 1 (5);

Þorbjörg Helgadóttir — November 2013