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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

skǫlm, skalm sb. f. [skalmar; skalmir]

I.

1) (pl. skalmir) forgrening
2) sværd, kniv
3) sværdklinge
4) ?hofte, ?ben

II. (cogn.)

III. (proprial.)

(om hest)

Forms: skalm (14); skálm (9); skálmir (3); Skalm (2); skálmina (1); skꜳlm (1); skalmirnar (1); skalmin (1); skálmin (1); skálmum (1); skam (1); skalmunum (1); skálmunum (1); skaalmum (1); skalmarinnar (1); skalmernar (1);

Compounds: bauna- (1), beit- (1), bít- (2), bryt- (2), halm·bits- (2), ryð- (1)

Gloss.: ClV skalm; Suppl2 skalm; Fr skalm; Bin -skálm ; Rím ¹˜²skálm; LP; deVr item skalm; Fr4 skalm; NO; ÁBlM (skálm)

Literature: Falk 1914 14

Genre. (expected): historical works: 14 (6); legendary sagas: 7 (2); family sagas: 6 (4); þættir: 4 (1); romances: 4 (4); religious works: 3 (10); contemporary sagas: 2 (3);

Aldís Sigurðardóttir — Juni 2014