Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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bregða (verb)

‘pull, jerk, break; change’
ONP (prose citations):711721428
SkP: 65127911 (prose):6681392394

forms: bregð, bregz, brugðiz, bregðz, brár, brugðumk, bráskat, brugðusk, brigða, bragðar, bregzk finite, brásk, brátt, Bregða, Bregður, Brugðu pl 3rd pret, Brá nom m sg 3rd pret, Brást, bregst sg 3rd pres, bregðast pl 3rd pres infinitive, bregði sg 3rd pres, bregðir sg 2nd pres, bregður sg 3rd pres, brugðist , brugðið nom n sg pret, brugðu pl 3rd pret, brugðust pl 3rd pret, brygði sg 3rd pret, brást 3rd, Brugðusk, brugðnu dat n sg, brugðinn, brugðnir, brugðnum dat, brugðin, Bregst, bregðr, bregða, brák, brugðum, bráz, brugðit, brá, bregða, Bráz, brvgðit, bregdr, bregðaz, bregda, bregða, bregdir, bręgþr, bregþa, brvgdiɴ, breg, bra, brvgdvz, brgðit, brvgðo, brugðit

Anon Heil 22VII l. 7: brá ‘held’
Anon Hsv 14VII l. 7: bregð ‘break’
Anon Hsv 130VII l. 5: bregz ‘changes’
Anon Hsv 141VII l. 2: brugðiz ‘deceived’
Anon Krm 14VIII l. 10: brá ‘ceased’
Anon Leið 8VII l. 1: brygði ‘could alter’
Anon Liðs 5I l. 2: brá ‘broke’
Anon Mhkv 1III l. 4: bregzk ‘deceives’
Anon Mhkv 14III l. 2: bregðr ‘is transformed’
Anon Nkt 50II l. 8: brygði ‘ended’
Anon Pét 39VII l. 4: brá ‘drew’
Arn Magndr 7II l. 7: bráskat ‘did not fail’
Arn Þorfdr 11II l. 2: bráskat ‘did not cease’
Arn Þorfdr 18II l. 5: brá ‘seized’
Bjbp Jóms 35I l. 6: brá ‘ended’
Blakkr Breiðdr 1II l. 6: brugðit ‘an end had been put’
ESk Geisl 2VII l. 2: brá ‘destroyed’
ESk Geisl 3VII l. 1: brá ‘was extinguished’
ESk Geisl 19VII l. 6: brá ‘ceased’
ESk Geisl 58VII l. 5: brugðit ‘turned’
ESk Frag 6III l. 3: bregðr ‘puts an end’
EVald Þórr 3III l. 1: brá ‘it came’
Edáð Banddr 2I l. 3: brátt ‘you snatched away’
Edáð Banddr 2I l. 3 [variant]: brá ‘’
Edáð Banddr 6I l. 5 [variant]: braz ‘’
Eskál Vell 12I l. 7: bregðr ‘say’
Anon Lil 11VII l. 1: brá ‘changed’
Anon Lil 33VII l. 4: brár ‘breaks’
Eyv Hák 5I l. 4: brygði ‘it were cutting’
Gísl Magnkv 20II l. 5: brá ‘brandished’
Glúmr Gráf 12I l. 2: brá ‘ended’
GunnLeif Merl II 35VIII (Bret 35) l. 7: bregðr ‘topples’
GunnLeif Merl II 60VIII (Bret 60) l. 3: bregða ‘change’
GunnLeif Merl I 53VIII (Bret 121) l. 2: brugðit ‘drawn’
Hfr ErfÓl 23I l. 5: brá ‘snatched away’
Hfr Óldr 4I l. 5: brá ‘spoiled’
Ív Sig 14II l. 5: Brugðusk ‘deserted’
Jór Send 5I l. 5: brá ‘ended’
Ólhelg Lv 5I l. 4: bregði ‘shot’
Ólhv Hryn 4II l. 7: brugðusk ‘abandoned’
RvHbreiðm Hl 39III l. 6: brá ‘ended’
RvHbreiðm Hl 42III l. 6: brá ‘ended’
RvHbreiðm Hl 67III l. 7: brá ‘ended’
Sigv Berv 8II l. 6: brugðumk ‘betray’
Sigv ErfÓl 19I l. 5: brá ‘destroyed’
SnSt Ht 26III l. 2: bregðr ‘moves’
Steinn Nizv 4II l. 7: brá ‘put an end’
Sturl Hrafn 1II l. 5: brá ‘drove’
ÞKolb Eirdr 6I l. 1: brá ‘ended’
Þblǫnd Sigdr 2III l. 3: bregðr ‘flings ’
Þhorn Harkv 9I l. 5: brá ‘set in motion’
ÞjóðA Run 3II l. 2: brá ‘developed’
ÞjóðA Run 4II l. 2: brá ‘surpassed’
Þorm Lv 11I l. 6: bregðr ‘terminates’
ÚlfrU Húsdr 2III l. 1: bregðr ‘takes away’
ǪrvOdd Lv 5VIII (Ǫrv 13) l. 2: brugðit ‘changed’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 47VIII (Ǫrv 117) l. 8: bregða ‘to brandish’
Anon Brúðv 16VII l. 7: bregðz ‘deceive’
Anon Brúðv 21VII l. 4: brá ‘opened’
StarkSt Vík 10VIII (Gautr 18) l. 6: brugðum ‘we drew’
Marm Lv 5VIII (Hálf 10) l. 2: brá ‘flashed’
ǪlvH Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 17) l. 2: bregða ‘to rouse’
Hǫrðr Lv 3VIII (HjǪ 42 [a]) l. 2: brugðit ‘changed’
Framarr Lv 4VIII (Ket 41) l. 5: Bráz ‘has been deceptive’
Ásb Lv 2VIII (OStór 3) l. 5: bregz ‘fail’
Skinnhúfa Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 45) l. 5: Brá ‘changed’


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