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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

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

I.

1) rundformet beholder til mad/drikke (bæger, krus, skål, krukke) ‖ round-shaped vessel for food/drink (beaker, mug, bowl, pitcher)
2) [e-s] rummål for flydende varer, målebæger af bestemt størrelse ‖ liquid measure, measuring cup of specific size
3) (brød)kurv ‖ (bread)basket

II. (cogn.)

III. (proprial.)

(om skib ‖ of a ship)

Forms: bolla (19); bolle (8); bollanum (6); bolli (5); bollar (3); bollinn (3); bollin (2); bollenn (1); Bolla (1); bollanvm (1); bollanom (1); bollans (1); bollann (1);

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Suppl2; Fr; Hertzb; Fischer; Bin; LP; Med; AJ; deVr; Fr4; NO; ÁBlM; Bl

Literature: Finnur Jónsson 1921 68, 77; Gjærder 1958 [KLNM 3] 316; Hallan 1987 70; Hødnebø 1966 [KLNM 11] 44; Magnús M. Lárusson 1958 [Skírnir 132] 222-223, 244; Simek 1982 73; Stigum 1956 [KLNM 1] 269; Stigum 1957 [KLNM 2] 67

Genre. (expected): charters: 16 (4); religious works: 11 (14); historical works: 8 (9); contemporary sagas: 6 (4); legal works: 5 (5); family sagas: 3 (6); unclassified: 1 (0); romances: 1 (5); þættir: 1 (1);