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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bana·hǫgg sb. n. [dat. -i; -]

(cf. banhǫgg sb. n.)

banehug, dræbende hug ‖ deathblow, mortal blow
 ● hǫggva banahǫgg/banahǫggi [e-n] tildele dræbende hug ‖ deal a mortal blow

cf. simplex hǫgg (165)

Forms: banahogg (3); bana-hǫgg (2); banahögg (2); bana haugg (2); banahǫgg (2); bana hỏɢɢi (1); bana hoggi (1); bana-høgg (1); banahꜹɢ (1); bana hogg (1); bana-haugg (1); bana-hogg (1); bana hỏɢ (1); bana ... hỏgg (1);

Gloss.: EJ (bani); ClV (bani); Fr; LP; NO; Bl

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 6 (2); historical works: 4 (3); contemporary sagas: 4 (1); romances: 3 (2); legendary sagas: 2 (1); religious works: 1 (5);