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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

bolginn adj.

(cf. belgja vb.)

1) hævet, bullen, opsvulmet ‖ swollen, inflamed, bloated
2) [af e-u] (om sindstilstand) opsvulmet, svulmende ‖ (of state of mind) swollen, puffed-up

Forms: bolginn (7); bolginnar (4); bolna (2); bólginni (2); bólgin (2); bólginn (2); bölginn (1); bolgenni (1); bolgin (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr belga; Rím; LP; Med bolinn; AJ; deVr; Fr4 belga, -bolginn, bolinn; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Ekwall 1941 31

Genre. (expected): religious works: 14 (6); romances: 4 (2); legendary sagas: 2 (1); contemporary sagas: 2 (2);