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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bitr·ligr adj. [compar. -ri, superl. -st-]

1) bidende skarp, skarp ‖ sharp, keen
2) bitter, smertelig ‖ bitter, painful

cf. simplex -ligr (0)

Forms: bitrliga (6); bitrlig (6); biturligt (5); bitrligt (4); bitrligu (2); bitrligri (2); bitrlegra (1); bitrlect (1); biturligum (1); biturliga (1); biturlig (1); biturligu (1); biturligra (1); bitrligum (1); bitrlígsta (1); biturlegann (1); bitrligar (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV item (all-) allbitrligr; Fr; Rím; LP; NO; Bl

Literature: Sverdrup 1911 [ANF 27] 31

Genre. (expected): romances: 10 (4); legendary sagas: 10 (2); family sagas: 7 (4); historical works: 3 (6); þættir: 2 (1); religious works: 2 (10); contemporary sagas: 2 (3);