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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

vǫllr, vallr sb. m. [vallar, dat. velli; vellir acc. vǫllu/velli]

I.

1) (afgrænset) fladt udyrket område, slette, jordoverflade
   ‖  (propr. comp.):
 ● lauss á velli
 ● leggja at/við velli [e-n]
 ● sjá á velli [e-n]
 ● sléttr vǫllr
 ● víðr vǫllr
2) dyrket mark, hjemmemark, tun, afgrøde på mark
3) kampplads, slagmark
 ● hasla vǫll [e-m]

II. (cogn.)

III. (propr. topogr.)

Forms: velli (37); voll (16); vǫllinn (8); vǫll (8); uelli (7); vỏll (6); vǫllu (5); völl (5); vellinum (4); uollu (3); vellinvm (3); uelle (3); vellir (3); uỏll (3); vỏllr (3); vollv (3); volluna (3); vollu (3); uoll (2); vollur (2); vollvm (2); velle (2); vollr (2); vollinn (2); vollin (2); vaull (2); uellum (1); uollinn (1); vǫlluna (1); uollin (1); vꜵllom (1); vallu (1); vollvna (1); vøllv (1); vøllunum (1); vǫllv (1); vꜷlliɴ (1); Vǫllona (1); vǫllvna (1); vꜷllr (1); uǫll (1); vavll (1); ▹v◃ollv (1); vęllir (1); vꜹllona (1); Vǫllriɴ (1); vỏl (1); ueller (1); Vǫllu (1); ÷÷÷valla (1); voler (1); vaullr (1); vellinom (1); vælli (1); vøllom (1); vꜹllvna (1); vǫllum (1); vỏllvm (1); uellinum (1); vellír (1); vỏllo (1); uaull (1); vallar (1); vóll (1); Valla (1); vøll (1); uǫllinn (1); vollum (1);

Compounds: á·kvǽðis- (1), átta·stakka- (1), blót- (1), borgar- (1), búðar- (1), burt·reiðar- (1), ein·vígis- (1), eyris- (2), garða- (1), garðs- (1), gerðis- (1), gras- (4), grund- (87), guðs·hallar·grund- (1), heima- (1), kirkju·grund- (3), kirkju- (2), leiðar- (1), leið- (1), leik- (14), man·vits·grund- (1), mót- (1), raunar- (1), sam·kvámu- (1), sex·eyris- (1), skóga- (2), torf- (3), tún- (8), tǫðu- (9), vánar- (1), víg- (20), þerri- (1), þing- (26)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV S; Fr; Hertzb; Suppl4; Bin -võllr ; Rím; LP; AH -o-; deVr item: ²vall; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (völlur)

Literature: Bjorvand 1994 136, 206; Hermann Pálsson 1994 [Skírnir 168] 65-66; Kålund 1877 515

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 42 (21); contemporary sagas: 26 (13); religious works: 26 (47); historical works: 24 (30); romances: 17 (18); legal works: 12 (17); charters: 11 (14); learned works: 9 (5); legendary sagas: 8 (7); þættir: 6 (4);

Ellert Þór Jóhannsson — Juni 2015