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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

1bí·fala, be· vb. [præs. sg. ·felr]

(cf. ²bífala vb.)

[e-t] [e-m] overgive (ngt) (i ngns varetægt) ‖ commend (sth.) (to sby’s care)
 ● bífala í vald [e-n] [e-m] overgive (ngn) i (ngns) varetægt ‖ commend (sby) to (sby’s) care

cf. simplex -fala (0)

Forms: bifel (1); befel (1);

Gloss.: Fr4 ¹befala

Literature: Veturliði Óskarsson 2003 [BA 43] 105, 197, 216, 217, 365

Genre. (expected): romances: 1 (0); charters: 1 (0);