ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

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Word

blómi sb. m. [-a; -ar]

(cf. blóm sb. n.)

Status: excerpted citation slips citation text supplemented structured definitions in Danish definitions in English

1) (item coll.) blomst/blomster, blomstrende plante, blomstring (item coll.) flower/flowers, flowering plant, blossoming

2) (om fremgang, velstand, skønhed, pragt, pryd, hæder of growth, prosperity, beauty, magnificence, splendour, crowning glory, honour)

 ● í blóma aldrs i (sit) livs højdepunkt in the prime of life

 ● standa/vera með blóma være på sit højeste, trives, stå i flor be at the peak (of one’s development), thrive, be in a flourishing state

Form.: bloma (45); blóma (17); blómi (6); blomi (5); blöma (4); blomar (2); blóme (2); blome (2); blomum (1); blomꜳ (1); blỏma (1); blómarnir (1); blöme (1); blomom (1);

Comp.: elsku- (1), farar- (12), jarðar- (1), jarteigna- (2), múskats- (1), palm·viðar- (2), sigr- (1), veraldar- (2)

Gloss.: EJ; ClV; Fr; Rím; LP; AJ; deVr (blóm); Fr4; NO; ÁBlM (blóm); Bl

Genre. (expected): religious works: 29 (23); romances: 20 (9); historical works: 19 (15); legendary sagas: 8 (4); family sagas: 6 (11); contemporary sagas: 5 (6); unclassified: 1 (0); þættir: 1 (2);

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