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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

baug·gildi sb. n. [; -]

1) ringbod, mandebod (cf. baugr sb. m. def. 3) ‖ ring-atonement, payment of compensation for a killing
2) (coll.) de slægtninge på mandssiden der skal udrede/modtage ‘bauggildi’ (def. 1), de slægtninge (på både mands- og kvindeside) der skal udrede/modtage mandebod ‖ (coll.) the relatives in the male line that have to make/receive ‘bauggildi’ (def. 1), the relatives (in both male and female line) that have to make/receive compensation for a killing

cf. simplex gildi (39)

Forms: bauggilldi (10); bavgilde (2); baugillde (2); bauggillde (1); bavg gilde (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; AH; NO

Literature: Lúðvík Ingvarsson 1970 178; Maurer 1907Ï 116; Maurer 1907ÏÏ 125; Maurer 1908 (Kirch) 490; Maurer 1908 (Verw) 41-76, 106, 110, 147, 227 ...; Maurer 1909 258; Maurer 1910 202-206; Vestergaard 1988 [MSc 12] 174

Genre. (expected): legal works: 16 (2);