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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

ber sb. n. [; -, gen. -ja]

1) bær ‖ berry
 ● fara til berja tage ud at samle/plukke bær ‖ go berry-picking
2) (om frugt på træ) ?blomme ‖ (of a fruit from a tree) ?plum

Forms: ber (15); bær (2); Ber (2); Beria (1); berin (1); berit (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Bin -ber; LP; Med; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; BL; WPA víðarber

Literature: Bjorvand 1994 4, 31; Grønvik 1989 [MM 1989] 22; Lid 1957 [KLNM 2] 485

Genre. (expected): legal works: 6 (2); religious works: 5 (6); contemporary sagas: 5 (2); historical works: 3 (4); legendary sagas: 2 (1); learned works: 1 (1);