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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

belgr sb. m. [dat. -/-i; -ir, dat. -jum]

(cf. belgi sb. m., -belgir sb. m.)

I.

1) (dyrs) bælg, hud/skind/pels (flået hel uden at blive sprættet op) ‖ skin (of an animal, flayed whole without being slit open)
2) (om oppustet dyrebælg ‖ of an inflated skin)
3) sæk/pose (af skind/læder) ‖ sack/bag (of hide/leather)
4) blæsebælg ‖ bellows
5) (menneskes) “bælg”, krop, vom, udposning ‖ skin (of a person), body, belly, distension/bulge
6) (på rune) bælg, pose ‖ (on a runic letter) bow, pocket

II. (cogn.)

Forms: belg (26); belgr (10); belgium (3); belginn (3); Bœlgr (2); belgiɴ (2); Bælghenom (1); Bælghenum (1); bęlgr (1); belgjum (1); belgriɴ (1); bælgir (1); belginum (1); belgerner (1); Bælgaren (1); belger (1); Belg (1); belgir (1); bægs (1); belgina (1); belgi (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin item -belgr; Rím; LP; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM

Literature: Falk 1919 73; Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 68; Halldór Halldórsson 1991 60-61; Ropeid 1971 [KLNM 16] 172; Stigum & Hødnebø 1970 [KLNM 15] 80; Stigum 1959 [KLNM 4] 407-408; Vrátný 1917 [ANF 33] 61

Genre. (expected): legendary sagas: 12 (3); religious works: 9 (16); family sagas: 9 (7); historical works: 7 (11); charters: 5 (5); þættir: 5 (1); legal works: 5 (6); romances: 4 (6); learned works: 4 (2); unclassified: 1 (0);