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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1bella vb. [præt. sg. ball]

1) [e-m / á e-m] ramme, fælde ‖ hit, find its mark, bring down
 ● ‖ impers.: bellr [e-m] (ngn) rammes ‖ a blow strikes (sby)
2) [á e-u] baldre (mod ngt) ‖ crash (against sth.)

Forms: bella (10); Ball (1); ball (1);

Gloss.: EJ ¹bella; ClV ¹bella; Fr ¹bella; Rím ¹bella; LP ¹bella; AJ ²bella; deVr ¹bella; NO ¹bella; ÁBlM ²bella; Bl ¹bella

Literature: Finnur Jónsson 1914 [ANF 30] 69, 170; Wadstein 1892 [ANF 8] 85

Genre. (expected): legendary sagas: 4 (1); family sagas: 3 (1); romances: 2 (1); charters: 1 (1); religious works: 1 (3); contemporary sagas: 1 (1);