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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

beisl, beizl sb. n. [-s; -]

(cf. beisla sb. f.)

bidsel, hovedtøj til hest (incl. bidsel og tømme) ‖ bridle, horse’s headgear (incl. bridle and reins)
 ● hleypa beisli [af e-u] tage hovedtøj (af dyr) ‖ take the headgear (off an animal)
 ● leggja beisl [við e-t] lægge hovedtøj (på dyr) ‖ put the headgear (on an animal)
 ● slá beisli [við e-t] lægge hovedtøj (på dyr) ‖ put the headgear (on an animal)

Forms: beisl (13); beizli (9); beizl (7); beisli (4); bæisl (3); beilsl (2); beils (2); beísl (2); beizlum (2); beíslum (1); beísle (1); bæizlz (1); béislom (1); beizlit (1); beilslinu (1); beisle (1); beislid (1); besl (1); beyslid (1); bæizli (1); beizlsins (1); bæislit (1);

Gloss.: ClV; Fr -zl; Hertzb -zl; Rím; LP -zl; AJ -zl; deVr (beizl); Fr4 item beizl; NO -zl

Literature: Lundeby 1947 [ANF 62] 95

Genre. (expected): romances: 17 (6); religious works: 11 (15); historical works: 10 (10); family sagas: 9 (7); contemporary sagas: 4 (4); legendary sagas: 3 (2); charters: 2 (4); legal works: 1 (5);