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Runic Dictionary

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Ásb Ævkv 5VIII (OStór 8) l. 5

kólfi — with the arrow

lemma:

kolfr (noun m.; °dat. -i; -ar): °slank stang eller stamme; bolt, fodlænke; knebel, klokkehammer; pil med stumpt hoved (til bue eller armbrøst)

readings:

[5] Opt nam kólfi (‘kolfui’): opt nam bölvi 2845, ‘hier allkýntur’ 554h βˣ

notes:

[5] kólfi ‘with the arrow’: This noun has several meanings, including ‘club’, ‘tongue of a bell’, ‘pole’ and ‘arrow with a blunt head’ (cf. ONP: kólfr).

kennings:

grammar:

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