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2. byggja (verb)

‘inhabit, dwell; build, found’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):406728073
SkP: 29127911
Malfong.is (prose):1921392394

forms: byggvisk, bygðu*, bygðum, byggju, Byggt, byggist sg 3rd pres, byggjast, byggjum, byggjust, byggð nom pret participle, byggðar, byggðir, byggðist sg 3rd pret, byggðu pl 3rd pret, byggðum, byggður nom m sg pret participle, byggðust pl 3rd pret, bygþe, Byggði, byggia, byggir, bygði, byggja, byɢþıſc, byɢþı, bygþıſc, bygt, byɢva, byɢt, bygþı, byggðisk, byggva, byggt, byggði, bꝩgði, bꝩɢia, bꝩɢvir, bꝩɢir, bꝩɢiom, bꝩgðir, byggðusk, byggjask

ungrouped:

compounds:
Sigv Óldr 1I, l. 1: Loptbyggjum ‘{of the loft’
Sturl Hrafn 13II, l. 7: víðbygðu* ‘the widely inhabited’
Sturl Hrafn 16II, l. 3: herbygðum ‘the troop-inhabited’

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