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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bogi sb. m. [-a; -ar]

1) bue, krumning ‖ arc, curve
 ● bera mál ór boga udrede sag, bringe klarhed over sag ‖ straighten out an issue
2) (om regnbue ‖ of a rainbow)
3) (om loftsbue/hvælving, bue i bygningsværk ‖ of a vaulted roof, arch)
4) (om væskestråle ‖ of a jet of liquid)
5) (om våben) bue ‖ (of a weapon) bow
6) (som længdemål ‖ as a measurement of length)
7) sadelbue, sadelkrans ‖ saddle-bow, cantle

Forms: boga (35); bogi (10); bogana (3); bogarnir (3); bỏga (2); bogann (2); boge (2); bogha (2); boginn (2); bugum (1); Boge (1); Bogum (1); boganvm (1); bogans (1); bogan (1); Boghe (1); bogum (1); bogar (1); boganum (1);

Gloss.: EJ (cf. corr.); ClV; ClVAdd; ClVSuppl; Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; Bin -bogi; Rím; LP; AH; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Alver 1962 [KLNM 7] 323; Björn Bjarnason 1905 43; Falk 1914 91-92; Finnur Jónsson 1921 304; Jakobsen 1901 [ANOH 1901] 79; Marstrander 1915 59, 127; Norberg 1969 [KLNM 14] 647

Genre. (expected): romances: 19 (7); religious works: 15 (19); historical works: 8 (12); legendary sagas: 6 (3); learned works: 5 (2); contemporary sagas: 5 (5); legal works: 5 (7); þættir: 3 (2); charters: 3 (5); family sagas: 2 (8);