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aldr (noun m.)

‘life, age’
ONP (prose citations):119725694
SkP: 72127911 (prose):2281392394

forms: ǫldu, aldur m sg, aldurs gen m sg, öldu, Aldri, Aldr, altr, altri, ali, alldren, alldr, alldar, alder, alldre, olldrum, aldirs, aldre, alldrs, alldri, allduss, alldur, alldars, alldrinum, alders, allðr, aldær, allder, aldrar, aldra, alldrar, alldurs, alldrinn, aulldrum, aldri, aldrs, aldr, aldrſ


Anon Hsv 35VII, l. 4: aldrlagi ‘life’s end’
Anon Hsv 38VII, l. 1: Aldrlagi ‘death’
Anon Mv III 3VII, l. 2: barnsaldr ‘childhood’
Anon Pl 46VII, l. 3: aldrgǫfgu ‘over the age-noble’
Anon Vitn 3VII, l. 6: bernskualdri ‘childhood’
ESk Geisl 59VII, l. 4: aldrtrega ‘of the lifelong sorrows’
Eil Þdr 21III, l. 7: aldrminkanda ‘the life-diminisher’
Eskál Vell 3I, l. 4: aldrhafs ‘-sea’
Anon Lil 37VII, l. 2: þrítugsaldri ‘the age of thirty’
Gamlkan Has 50VII, l. 6: aldrprýðir ‘the adorner of the lives’
RvHbreiðm Hl 29III, l. 3: aldrklifs ‘of the life-cliff’
RvHbreiðm Hl 30III, l. 1: aldrklifs ‘of the life-cliff’
Skúli Svǫlðr 2III, l. 4: aldrbót ‘ renown’
Anon (TGT) 15III, l. 2: aldrbót ‘fame’
Vargeisa Lv 3VIII (HjǪ 8), l. 4: aldrdaga ‘the days’
Gyðja Lv 5VIII (Ǫrv 66), l. 8: aldrspell ‘life-damage’
ÞjóðA Magn 5II, l. 4: aldrprúðr ‘the life-splendid’

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