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Runic Dictionary

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Anon Mv III 16VII l. 3

blóð — blood

lemma:

blóð (noun n.; °-s): blood < banablóð (noun n.): °blood shed at (sby’s) death; of the blood of Jesus and of the blood of martyrs)

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notes:

[3-4] banablóð guðs hefir leyst hann frá banni ‘the death-blood of God has delivered him from damnation’: Cf. Mar (1871, 606): er leystr uar med blodi sonar mins ‘who was delivered by the blood of my son’.

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