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Runic Dictionary

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Bjbp Jóms 26I l. 5

nam — intensified

lemma:

1. nema (verb): to take

readings:

[5] nam: réð all others

notes:

[5] nam at stœra ‘intensified’: This could be more literally ‘started to intensify’, but nam is probably the pleonastic auxiliary here, as is suggested by the ÓT reading réð which has the same function.

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