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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bar·dagi sb. m. [-a; -ar]

1) slag, prygl, pisk, voldeligt angreb, voldshandling ‖ blow, beating, flogging, violent attack, act of violence
 ● bǫnd ok bardagi
2) [við e-n / yfir e-m / yfir e-t] [fyrir e-t] straf (straffende slag; ofte fra gud), prøvelse, lidelse, plage (undertiden om sygdom) ‖ punishment, chastisement (often by God), trial, affliction, scourge (sometimes of illness)
3) [við e-n / með e-jum / í/á mót(i) e-m/e-u / upp á e-t] kamp ‖ battle
 ● ásar bardagi ?“asens kamp” (ɔ: stjernebilledet Kusken, lat. Auriga; sands. refererende til Þórr’s kørsel over himmelhvælvingen) ‖ ?“the Æsir’s battle” (ɔ: the constellation Charioteer, lat. Auriga; prob. with reference to Þórr’s ride across the heavens)
 ● hlaupa/... með bráðum bardaga [á e-n] foretage overraskelsesangreb (på ngn) ‖ make a surprise attack (on sby)
4) ?tilbageslag i kamp ‖ ?set-back in a battle

Forms: bardaga (76); bardagi (19); bardagann (5); bardage (5); bardaganum (4); bardagha (4); bardagar (3); barðaga (2); Bardagi (2); bardogum (2); bardaginn (2); bardagans (2); bardǫgom (1); bardǫgvm (1); bardaganvm (1); ba̋rdaga (1); bard▹a◃ge (1); bardaghan (1); barðagha (1); bardaganvm (1); bardagum (1); bardavgvm (1); (1); bardỏgum (1); barðagann (1); Bardaga (1); barðdaga (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; LP; Med; AH; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Gunnar F. Guðmundsson 2000 67-8, 288

Genre. (expected): religious works: 59 (37); historical works: 24 (24); romances: 20 (14); legal works: 11 (13); family sagas: 9 (17); contemporary sagas: 8 (10); þættir: 4 (3); learned works: 3 (4); charters: 2 (11); unclassified: 1 (1);