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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

valk sb. n. [; -]

1) (rejse)strabadser (til søs el. over land), omtumlen, omflakken
2) besvær, elendighed, hårde vilkår
 ● valk ok vandrǽði
3) sjælelig uro, sjælekval

Forms: valk (8); uolk (7); valc (6); válk (4); volk (3); valki (3); volke (3); volki (2); ualk (2); válki (2); ualkvm (1); valkum (1); volkvm (1); valks (1); valka (1); válkum (1); uolkum (1); vlkom (1); valkom (1);

Compounds: ísa- (1), storma- (1), sǽvar- (4), veraldar- (2)

Gloss.: EJ -á-; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Suppl4 -o- (cf. corr.); Rím vólk; LP; deVr; Fr4 item volk; NO; ÁBlM (volka)

Literature: Knirk 1981 158

Genre. (expected): romances: 17 (5); historical works: 12 (8); religious works: 11 (12); legal works: 5 (4); contemporary sagas: 2 (3); legendary sagas: 1 (2); family sagas: 1 (6);

Simonetta Battista — Juni 2015