Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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byggð (noun f.)

‘dwelling, settlement’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):227721428
SkP: 43127911
Malfong.is (prose):1641392394

forms: byggðu, byggð f sg, byggðar gen f sg, byggðin, byggðan, bvɢþ, bygdina, byɢþom, bygdinnar, bygdhum, bẏgdjna, bygðenn, byggðina acc f sg, bygðina, byggðinni dat f sg, bygðar, bygþina, bygdinne, bygðinni, bygder, bygdir, bygd, byɢð, bygding, bygdarinnar, bigd, bygdom, bygdír, bygdum, bygðom, bygþinni, bygðer, byggd, bygdernar, bygþir, bygþar, bygþin, bygdar, bygþ, byggða gen f pl, bygda, bvgþ, byɢþ, bigdum, byɢd, byg⟨dir, Bygd, byggðarinnar, bygdvm, bygdumm, bygðin, byghd, byg, byghdir, bygdini, byggðum, bygða, bygð, byggðir, bygðum, bygðir, bꝩgþir, bꝩgdir

ungrouped:
Anon Hafl 1III l. 2 [variant]: bygð ‘the abode’
Anon Mdr 5VII l. 5: bygða ‘dwellings’
Anon Mdr 40VII l. 6: bygð ‘dwelling-place’
Anon Nikdr 1III l. 1: bygð ‘settlement’
Anon Pét 14VII l. 5: bygðir ‘district’
Arn Hryn 5II l. 2: byggðir ‘settlements’
Arn Hryn 6II l. 2: byggðir ‘settlements’
Bkrepp Magndr 3II l. 2: byggðum ‘the settlements’
ESk Geisl 39VII l. 4: byggð ‘dwelling’
ESk Sigdr I 4II l. 2: byggðar ‘the settlement’
Anon Lil 5VII l. 6: bygðar ‘dwelling’
Anon Lil 30VII l. 4: bygð ‘the dwelling’
Anon Lil 46VII l. 2: bygð ‘the district’
Anon Lil 61VII l. 5: bygðir ‘the abodes’
Anon Lil 63VII l. 3: bygðum ‘abodes’
Anon Lil 84VII l. 2: bygð ‘the seat’
Anon Lil 86VII l. 2: bygðin ‘dwelling’
GunnLeif Merl II 35VIII (Bret 35) l. 8: byggðum ‘the settlements’
HSt Rst 6I l. 1: byggðir ‘the settlements’
Ív Sig 24II l. 7: byggðir ‘settlements’
Mark Eirdr 20II l. 2: byggðum ‘the settlements’
Mark Eirdr 26II l. 8: byggð ‘the settlement’
Mark Eirdr 29II l. 6: byggð ‘the inhabited’
Ótt Knútdr 4I l. 1: byggðir ‘settlements’
RvHbreiðm Hl 6III l. 8: byggð ‘settlement’
RvHbreiðm Hl 8III l. 7: byggðar ‘of the settlement’
Sigv Víkv 11I l. 8 [variant]: bygðum ‘’
Sigv Víkv 14I l. 7: byggðu ‘the settlements’
Sturl Hákkv 8II l. 4: bygðar ‘of the settlement’
Sturl Hrafn 11II l. 2: bygðir ‘The dwellings’
Sturl Hryn 6II l. 8: bygðum ‘the settlements’
Sturl Hryn 11II l. 4: bygðum ‘settlements’
Sturl Hryn 14II l. 4: bygðum ‘the settlements’
Þjóð Yt 2I l. 11 [variant]: byggðir ‘’
Þloft Glækv 2I l. 8: byggðum ‘the settlements’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 10VIII (Ǫrv 80) l. 4: byggðir ‘their settlements’
Ásb Ævkv 3VIII (OStór 6) l. 8: byggðir ‘the dwellings’
Sigurðr Lv 1VIII (Ǫrv 35) l. 7: bygðum ‘the settlements’
Anon (SnE) 15III l. 2: byggðir ‘settlements’
ÞjóðA Magn 12II l. 3: byggð ‘the settlement’
Svart Skauf 20VIII l. 8: bygða ‘the settlements’
Svart Skauf 32VIII l. 4: bygð ‘settlement’
Svart Skauf 35VIII l. 4: bygðum ‘the settlements’
Svart Skauf 39VIII l. 4: bygðir ‘settlements’

compounds:
RvHbreiðm Hl 6III, l. 8: hugbyggð ‘the mind-settlement’
Þjóð Yt 2I, l. 11: jǫtunbyggðir ‘giant’

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