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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

blað sb. n. [; *-]

1) blad ‖ leaf
2) (på lysestage) ?bladlignende lysmanchet ‖ (on a candlestick) ?leaf-shaped grease-guard
3) (knivs)blad, (sværd)klinge, (pile)spids ‖ blade (of a knife/sword), head (of an arrow)
4) (rors)blad, (åre)blad ‖ blade (of a rudder, of an oar)
5) blad (i bog), pergamentstykke ‖ folio (of a book), piece of vellum
 ● ríta/... á blaði [e-t]
6) (stof)stykke, hjørne (af beklædningsgenstand), skøde, flig ‖ piece (of fabric), corner/skirt (of a garment)
 ● drepa (upp) blǫðum [undir e-t] løfte op og fæste skøderne/fligene ‖ tuck up the skirts (of a garment)
 ● hangir blað fyrir auga [e-m] [um e-t] (fig.) der hænger en klap (el. lign.) for øjet (af ngn) (mht. ngt) (cf. blaka sb. f.) ‖ (fig.) (sby) has a patch (or similar) over an eye (with regard to sth.)
 ● hneppa blǫðum [milli e-ra], hneppa upp blǫðum [á e-t] løfte op og fæste fligene/skøderne ‖ hitch up and fasten the skirts (of a garment)

Forms: blod (8); blad (7); bladit (5); blaði (5); bladi (5); blað (5); blaud (3); blodunum (2); blaþi (1); blavd (1); blodum (1); blỏdunum (1); blǫðin (1); Blodinn (1); bloðonom (1); blaudinn (1); Bladi (1); bladenno (1); blaðit (1); blaudvm (1); blaudnum (1); blöð (1); blǫðum (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Hertzb; Rím; LP; Med -d; AJ; deVr (cf. corr.); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Falk 1914 97, 125; Falk 1919 156-157, 183; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1919-1929 [SSÍ 5:6] 382; Jakobsen 1901 [ANOH 1901] 78; Wallem 1910 40

Genre. (expected): religious works: 22 (15); charters: 14 (4); historical works: 5 (9); family sagas: 4 (7); legal works: 4 (5); þættir: 3 (1); contemporary sagas: 2 (4); legendary sagas: 1 (2);