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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

blár adj.

I.

1) blå, blåsort, sort (distinktion ikke altid mulig, cf. Viðar Hreinsson & al. 1997V, 406) ‖ blue, blue-black, black (a distinction between the two can often not be drawn)
 ● blár sem hel
2) (om den metalliske farve på rustning, våben, etc. ‖ of the metallic colour of armour, weapons, etc.)
3) (om flamme ‖ of a flame)
4) (om forslået hud ‖ of bruised flesh)
 ● blár ok/... blóðugr

II. (cogn.)

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Forms: blár (16); blar (12); blátt (10); bla (5); blám (5); bláir (4); blá (4); blatt (3); blam (3); blarr (2); blꜳʀ (2); blann (2); blaer (2); blat (2); blo (2); blán (2); blꜳ̈m (2); Bla̋r (1); blaann (1); blarri (1); blath (1); blári (1); blan (1); blꜳer (1); blꜳn (1); blárr (1); blꜳm (1); Blaa (1); bläan (1); bláar (1); blare (1); blär (1); blau (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV item (all-) allblár; Fr item allblár; Hertzb; Suppl4; Bin item Blá-; Rím; LP; Med -a-; AJ; deVr; Fr4 item -blátt sb. n.; NO item allblár; ÁBlM ²blár; Bl ²blár

Literature: Boer 1900 [ASB 8] 125; Ekberg 1981 [Gardar 12] 10, 16-17; Falk 1919 23-24, 40-41, 44; Guðbrandur Jónsson 1919-1929 [SSÍ 5:6] 245-248; Hansen 1979 13-24; Heidermanns 1993 135; Mawer 1932-1933 [APS 7] 12; Valtýr Guðmundsson 1893 [ANF 9] 189; Viðar Hreinsson & al. 1997Ë 406a-b; Wallem 1910 121; Wolf 2005 [Gripla 16] 255; Wolf 2006 [ANF 121] 182-183, 189; Wolf 2007 ; Wolf 2007 [MM 2007] 57-58

Genre. (expected): family sagas: 18 (11); romances: 18 (10); legal works: 13 (9); contemporary sagas: 10 (7); religious works: 9 (25); legendary sagas: 8 (4); historical works: 6 (16); charters: 5 (7); þættir: 5 (2); learned works: 1 (3); unclassified: 1 (0);