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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ban·orð sb. n. [; -]

(cf. banaorð sb. n.)

[e-rs] død, drab (egtl.: underretning om (ngns) død) ‖ death, killing (lit.: news of (sby’s) death)
  1 [af e-m/e-u] blive (ngns) banemand, dræbe ‖ put (sby) to death, kill
  2 [e-rs] [á e-n] beskylde (ngn) for drab (på ngn) ‖ accuse (sby) of killing (sby)

cf. simplex orð (771)

Forms: banorð (7); banorþ (2); bánorð (1); banord (1); banordi (1); banorði (1); ban- ... orð (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; LP (banaorð) ; AJ; NO

Genre. (expected): religious works: 4 (4); family sagas: 4 (2); historical works: 3 (2); learned works: 2 (0); romances: 1 (1);